Category Archives: volunteering

Lydgate Green Clean Up

The weather was warm and sunny for the Lydgate Green clean up morning!  “The Friends of Lydgate Green” would like to send a big thanks of appreciation to the small group of people who turned up last Saturday morning (19th … Continue reading

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Lydgate Green Clean up this Saturday

The “Friends of Lydgate Green” are organising a green clean up day for this Saturday! Friends of Lydgate Green, a small group of local residents who have made themselves responsible for the upkeep of Lydgate green at the corner of … Continue reading

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Broomhill Library Reopens

Broomhill Community Library Reopens For An Order And Collect Service Tomorrow Tuesday, 4th August. NEW TEMPORARY OPENING HOURS PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ORDER AND COLLECT SERVICE WILL OPERATE FROM THE LIBRARY PORCH, AS THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC ACCESS TO … Continue reading

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Food Bank

St Columba’s and Stephen Hill Church have expressed their sincere thanks for the continued generosity and support from the Crosspool community for the Firvale Food bank. This is a food bank with a difference. It brings together members of the … Continue reading

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Community Quilt Final Call

This is your one last chance to have your own memorable square as part of the Community Quilt  The 31st July is the last day for you to contribute your sewn, painted, printed, knitted, and crocheted or drawn on square … Continue reading

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Community Quilt

Throughout the recent lockdown, Amy Chambers has encouraged everyone to use their creative skills to stitch, draw, embroider, paint or print stamp on a square of cotton or lightweight material, to show how they were feeling during these extraordinary times. … Continue reading

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Do you Care?

Carers Week thanks the city’s unpaid carers From the 8 June, it’s national Carers Week and a special time to thank all the unpaid carers who, young and old, care for someone in their family. The person they care for … Continue reading

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Clap for Carers

8pm Tonight 7th May 2020   It is a deeply moving tribute that captures the very essence of our communal spirit in these times of adversity that Clap for Carers gets louder and more joyous every week. It is also … Continue reading

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Clap For Our Carers

  To Night 8pm Thursday 30th April Originally held on Thursday 26 March, in honour of the NHS, the organisers “Clap For Our Carers,” ask that as many people as possible get involved this evening, Thursday 30 April 2020, by applauding … Continue reading

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Whirlow Hall Farm Trust

Whirlow Hall Farm Trust wins Sports England funding Whirlow Hall Farm Trust is extremely grateful to have been awarded £10,000 of funding from Sport England. The grant will support Whirlow, particularly in these difficult times, to ensure they can continue … Continue reading

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