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'Up North' Events in August.....

Fundraising lunch in Chesterfield

‘O what a lovely afternoon it’s been!’  said Jean, a lady who regularly attends our social groups and who enjoyed our Black & White themed fundraising lunch on 11 August. 441 more words

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Medieval Market in Chesterfield......

As part of the Mayor of Chesterfield’s Annual Appeal, the town of Chesterfield held a lively Medieval Market on 28 July.

The centre of Chesterfield was bustling, with lots of shoppers, visitors and medieval stall holders and traders. 83 more words

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SLRA Computer Sessions now Lottery funded

The weekly computer sessions being run by the St Luke’s Residents’ Association have received a grant from the Big Lottery fund.

A grant of £2850 has been awarded so that we can offer our Computer Sessions, free of charge, to all residents in the St Luke’s area. 199 more words


Messing about on the water......

Some of our Spire Support group members enjoyed a ‘grand day out’ on the Worksop Canal in July. The Chesterfield Canal Trust boat trip included a ride along the canal through 4 locks on the fully accessible   176 more words

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Guest Blog from Linking Generations Northern Ireland

By Lynne Bennett, Regional Development Worker at Linking Generations Northern Ireland

A Big Lottery Funded project to introduce older people to IT and the internet is broadening horizons for those in sheltered housing schemes in Northern Ireland. 418 more words

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We are here.......

Our North East Derbyshire Project is thriving!

If you would like to find out more, receive some support or get involved please let us know. 101 more words

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Sherman Plays premiere at the Sherman Theatre, with Two by Jim Cartwright

At the end of June, Sherman Cymru hosted its first Sherman Plays event, a joint initiative between the Big Lottery, Sherman 5 with support from Age Connects Cardiff and Taff Community Housing Association. 449 more words