Join us for our Gin and Cheese tasting night. Your ticket includes:
- Three full sized G&T's
- Four aperitifs
- 25+ British cheeses served over three themed platters (traditional, quirky and alcohol infused)
- Crackers and chutney
- Final aperitf - Gin Liqueur
Ticket holders must be 18 years and over (no children permitted)
There will be a raffle, licensed bar and other fund raisers during the evening
The Community Business Bright Ideas Fund aims to give community groups in England the support necessary to start setting up their community business. It is delivered by a consortium including Co-operatives UK, Plunkett Foundation and Groundwork UK, led by Locality and jointly funded by Power to Change and the Department for Commu
Information Volunteer Training Days at the NMA on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th April
Have you ever considered volunteering at the National Memorial Arboretum? Would you like to know more information?
You are invited to attend one of their information day's in April - don't miss out!
If there is any further information you would like from them, or if you would like to visit them at the Royal British Legion Outreach at the National Memorial Arboretum, please do get in touch, with no obligation! They are happy to chat with potential volunteers at any time.
Burton is becoming an even more Welcoming Place!
Places of Welcome is a growing network of local community groups providing their neighbourhoods with places where all people feel safe to belong, connect and contribute.
Since the article in the February ebulletin, we have been pleased to introduce 4 new Places of Welcome in Burton, these are as follows:
Burton Bowel Cancer Support Group has recently formed and is offering sessions on the second Monday of the month at Burton Library, 6:30 - 8:30pm.
The group's mission is to help to come to terms with the impact of the diagnosis and treatment, give quality information and signpost, whilst giving the opportunity to meet new people who are, or have been, in a similar situation.
For more information please see the attached flyers or contact:
email@example.com or phone 07895 835230
Following the huge success of the first Mayor’s Community Weekend last year, communities across the West Midlands are being given double the cash to host celebrations this summer. This is thanks to a partnership between the West Midlands Combined Authority and The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.
It is with great excitement that we can announce.....
Entry for this year's Best Kept Village competition for Staffordshire is NOW OPEN!!!!!
Are you proud of your area?
Whether a village, a local area or simply proud of your community, YOU ARE ELIGIBLE!
Please visit The Community Foundation's BKV webpage for further information and access to the online entry form.
YMCA Burton have launched their annual Easter fundraising campaign this week in a bid to raise £6,000 to refurbish the kitchen at their main homeless site Reconnect in the town centre.
This will enable them to increase the provision available, provide better facilities for clients and hopefully offer more opportunities for clients & volunteers to be involved in.