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The Bread and Butter Thing at the Hub **Now at the Hub!** This great initiative is now working directly out of the Hub each Tuesday afternoon. Coordinating surplus food from supermarkets, food factories and farms, TBBT can provide members with £35 worth
We can now confirm that the ABC holiday club is back this year, for more (organised and Covid-secure, of course!) fun and chaos at the end of July.
We are so thrilled that this week has seen the return of some of our groups back into the building... in real life... with not a Zoom video in sight!!
Have you heard of the Bread and Butter Thing? Coordinating surplus food from supermarkets, food factories and farms, TBBT can provide members with £35 worth of good quality food for just £7 a week.
Whilst we hope we are now steadily making our way down the path to a 'new normal', Kick Start is an online community supporting anyone struggling during these remaining weeks of lockdown, or with the negative impact the last year has had on many families
Fancy a walk and and chat? We know this latest lockdown has been really tough, and as we continue to develop the support we offer out of the Community Response hub here at the Hub, we're happy to announce we now have our 'Buddy Walking' scheme up and runn
In amongst a busy week here at the Response Hub, we were thrilled today to receive this strategically packed trolley of goodies from our local Sainsburys...
This week we are all rather excited with the shiny newness that is the just-installed kitchen units now in place in the big kitchen.
There's no particularly glamourous way to present this, but we are non the less excited to see the workmen straight at it after our Christmas break as they crack on with the kitchen work.
We have taken advantage of the somewhat quieter building to finally start some much anticipated building work... and we've begun by taking a sledgehammer to the kitchen cupboards!
The Hub is certainly on the quiet side, as our cafe is closed, and only a small number of our regular user groups are able to return to safely hold their groups here.
In partnership with 'Friends of John Leigh Park' our fabulous Advent Trail will run from Sunday 13th Dec 2020 to Sunday 3rd January 2021, with 10 'stops' which tell the Christmas story placed around the park.
Whilst the pandemic may have put a bit of a dampener on our usual Christmas activities, there are still several events switched safely online, that we would love you to join us in over the festive period...