Posts from June 2014

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1000 Lives Network “planning community events”

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Our Network meeting on the 26th June 2014 was at the Stoke Baptist Centre. We were welcomed by Marg Hardcastle the Minister who is also a member of SWOCA. Around 60 people came. We started with a delicious lunch which Howard had prepared, which he set out with support from Mike. During lunch we had [...]

“The Hub in Fenton is a real gem” Sentinel Heroes

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The Hub in Fenton has been nominated as Community Group of the Year in The Sentinel’s Our Heroes awards, to the delight of project manager Carole Kind, of Newcastle. The Hub has helped a wide range of people – from adults and children to those with special needs – since it opened two years ago. [...]

1000 Lives Community Funding round 2 success!!

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We are pleased to announce that three organisations were successful in their applications to the 1000 Lives Community Fund in round 2. Fenton Hub Grow it, Cook it, Eat it project £1000 Chameleon WM CiC Job Fest project £1000 CAFAG/ Whitfield Valley Centre Fun for Kids project £750 Closer to Home Walking Network Hub £300

1000 Lives Network event 26th June – “planning community events”

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The theme for our next Network meeting is “How to plan a community event: the joys and avoiding the pitfalls”. Our venue is the Stoke Baptist Centre, Foden Street, ST4 4BU. There’s plenty of on road parking and a lovely community garden to explore before or after the event. Marg Hardcastle, a 1000 Lives member [...]