Month: February 2018

Great British Spring Clean 2018

Great British Spring Clean 2018 ** UPDATED **

The Great British Spring Clean 2018 is a campaign with a simple aim

Between 2 – 4 March 2018 (or whenever the weather permits, up to and including 25 March), ‘Keep Britain Tidy’ want to bring people across the country together to clear up the litter that blights our towns, villages, countryside and beaches.

They (…)

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BPRCVS Volunteer Centre

BPRCVS Volunteer Centre Spring Newsletter 2018

The latest  newsletter from Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale CVS Volunteer Centre is now available.

This edition of the newsletter includes details of a project that the Volunteer Centre is now delivering, called Strengthening Communities – Volunteering in Lancashire.

The project aims to boost access to volunteering across Lancashire engaging the (…)

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Made In Haslingden Easter Bonnet Competition

Made in Haslingden is a community group, which meets regularly to create craft items and enjoy each other’s company.

To celebrate Easter Made In Haslingden are encouraging all members of the Haslingden Community, businesses and Care Homes to make an Easter themed craft such as a bonnet, decorated egg or (…)

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Accrington & Rossendale College Community Courses – Starting Soon!

Accrington & Rossendale College’s full timetable of community courses will be starting again after Easter

There are some great courses on offer at The Waterside Centre as well as some at the Broad Oak Road campus.

Subjects include; Customer Service, Child Care, Mental Health Awareness, Adult Care and Health & Social Care, Dementia Awareness, Mentoring, IT Computer (…)

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Vote for Our Best Local Shop and win £50!

This year’s ‘Best Shop’ Competition is officially open.

It’s a great way to promote our fantastic local businesses and for the community to get involved.  It is also a chance for our hard-working business owners to be recognised and appreciated for all the work they do.

The competition runs across (…)

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How It Works VCFS Event

How It Works:  Working Together for a Healthier Future in Pennine Lancashire

Does the alphabet soup of ICS, LDUs and PCNs make your mind ‘Boggle’?  Do you suffer from ‘Frustration’ that the work your organisation undertakes isn’t as visible as it could be?

Do you want to be able to ‘Articulate’ (…)

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Central Methodist Church

Central Ladies Fellowship Group

Details of March speakers for Bacup Ladies Fellowship Group meetings

The ladies of Central Methodist Church meet fortnightly on a Tuesday evening at 7.30pm.  They are a friendly group who have various speakers, events, afternoon trips, meals out etc, and would love for any ladies to join us.

On Tuesday (…)

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The Moonwatcher by Horse + Bamboo

Meet Rahmi, a young Pakistani girl who travelled half way around the world to be with her husband.

Now meet her daughter Azrah who is struggling to find where she belongs.

The Moonwatcher is their story, developed from the stories of South Asians who travelled to Britain. It explores how (…)

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Veterans In Communities Newsletter: February 2018

The February edition of the VIC newsletter is now available containing the latest news from Veterans In Communities.

You can download a copy here: VIC_News_Feb_2018 (pdf)

If you require any hard copies of the newsletter then please don’t hesitate to contact Bob Elliott ( or one of the team (…)

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Accrington and Rossendale College ACCROSS

New ACCROSS Courses for March 2018

During March, Accrington & Rossendale College have two brand new courses delivering skills relevant to various aspects of modern life

The new ‘Preparing Yourself for Moving Forward’ course is all about how to boost confidence, manage stress and set attainable goals in life. This short course has been designed to support (…)

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