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Talent Match celebrate their 100th beneficiary

Thu 1 Oct 2015

Talent Match Staffs supports young people aged 18-24 who are long term NEET (not in education, employment or training).

On the 27th of August Talent Match signed up their 100th beneficiary! *Trumpet sound!*

This is a fantastic milestone for the project and testament to the fabulous work the Talent Match Staffordshire team are doing with young people in Newcastle, Lichfield and Cannock.

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Healthwatch Staffordshire launch online forum for public discussions on mental health

Mon 28 Sep 2015

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Healthwatch Staffordshire have set up an online forum for the public to discuss mental health, which can be found at http://healthwatchstaffordshire.co.uk/forum/ This is an opportunity to make your voice heard and give your opinion on mental health in Staffordshire. To take part in the discussion, you will firstly need to register on the webpage above by entering a username and your email address.

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Tamworth Food Gusto Festival to Offer a Taste of Something Different

Mon 7 Sep 2015

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Food lovers will be able to sample the region’s finest culinary delights at a brand new food and drink festival taking place in Tamworth this year. Tamworth’s Town Team, Destination Tamworth, has joined forces with Ashby-based ‘Food Gusto’ to bring dozens of unique and artisan traders to the area this September.

From handmade crisps and locally-brewed beer to organic meat, pickles and pates, the first ever Tamworth Food Gusto Festival will showcase the best the town and wider Midlands region has to offer in the way of quality produce.

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Fuel Grants

Mon 7 Sep 2015

Are you a needy householder of 70 years or over living in Lichfield city? If so you are invited to apply for a grant towards the cost of your heating.

The Trustees of Michael Lowe's and Associated Charities (Registered Charity No. 214785) will select recipients for Charitable gifts of grants for fuel on the 26th November 2015. Grants will be paid in February 2016.

Please see the attached for further details: FUEL GRANT POSTER - 2015

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Wat Mahathat Temple INTER-FAITH FORUM 2015

Mon 7 Sep 2015

Wat Mahathat Temple at Kings Bromley is organizing an Inter-Faith Forum. The event will take place from 09.00am to 3.00pm on Tuesday 15 September 2015.

The purpose of the Forum is to invite leaders and representatives of different faiths to join a small gathering, share their views, and meet and have lunch with representatives of the Sangha of Buddhist Monks from Thailand.

This will provide an opportunity to hear the viewpoints of different faiths on how faith helps the individual cope in a technologically advanced society.

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Free Gap Year Talks: Monday 12th – Friday 16th October 2015

Mon 7 Sep 2015

Project Trust will be conducting a series of free gap year talks in the West Midlands during the week commencing 12th October 2015.

These free talks are aimed at year 12 and 13 students about the benefits of taking a year out, and in particular the benefits of taking on a long term placement with Project Trust.

For further information about the organisation please visit their website or contact Matt Owen on 01879 230110.

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Firework / Bonfire Safety Awareness Events in September

Mon 7 Sep 2015

Firework / Bonfire Safety Awareness Events are being held in Stafford, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Codsall and Tamworth. Please see the leaflet attached for further details.

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Training opportunities in Tamworth

Mon 7 Sep 2015

There are a couple of upcoming training opportunities in the Tamworth area:-

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Cerebral Palsy Mid Staffordshire Newsletter

Mon 7 Sep 2015

The August/September 2015 edition of the Cerebral Palsy Mid Staffordshire Newsletter is out now!

Read the newsletter here...

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South East Staffordshire & Seisdon Peninsula Clinical Commissioning Group AGM

Wed 2 Sep 2015

The South East Staffordshire and Seisdon Peninsula Clinical Commissioning Group will be holding their AGM on the 29 September, from 5.30pm to 8pm, at Wade Street Church, Lichfield.

Please see the attached flyer for further information.

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