As the first Read Easy group is about to launch in Wisbech we caught up with Read Easy Pioneer Dave Christian to hear about their plans to launch further adult literacy groups across the region.
"We are looking for support to help us get the ball rolling on a brand new Read Easy group in Wisbech. We know that 43% of adults can't read or struggle with everyday reading, and we're
passionate about changing... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 09:18 by Tina
On Saturday 22 February, the Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Michael Hill joined around 300 people to celebrate the start of Lent.
The Uzgavenes (Mardi Gras) is a Lithuanian celebration held in public squares, parks or family houses to mark the start of the seventh week before Easter and is their version of the British Pancake Day.
During the festivities the participants and masqueraders dance, sing and eat traditional... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 09:48 by Tina
We are pleased to present to you 2 Cambridge Short Courses & 4 Fenland Short Courses starting in Summer 2020:
Be inspired, gain confidence, build basic knowledge and techniques using charcoal and pastel. Tutor, Dani, will guide you through the elements, such as observation and interpretation, to produce a portfolio to be proud of.
It will take place from the Wednesday 6 May... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:27 by Tina
Here are some resources you might find useful, either for yourself or someone you know.
Vulnerable Hub meeting – latest updates
The Edge Café 'A Community Café with Recovery at Heart', a grant-fund project who run groups for anyone to attend. They provide recovery support and mindfulness groups. They work closely with MIND.
- They can support people with housing issues, accessing fair... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:37 by Tina
Wisbech Mayor attends traditional opening ceremony of the Mart
The Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Michael Hill, was very pleased to be invited by The Mayor of King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Cllr Geoffrey Hipperson to attend the traditional opening ceremony of the King's Lynn Mart on Friday 14 February. After the ceremony, the Mayor and other invited guests had the opportunity to tour the Mart.
Wisbech Chapel... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:39 by Tina
Page 1: Street Pride and community groups
Pages 1-2: Environmental Health
Pages 2-5: Streetscene
Page 5: Planning Enforcement
Page 5: Open Spaces
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:58 by Tina
2 week Warehouse (with Fork Lift Truck), starting on Monday 24 February, at the Rose and Crown Hotel, on Market Street in Wisbech.
Mark Seymour, Learner Engagement Co-ordinator
Telephone: 07971 721 092
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:02 by Tina
In partnership with the The British Racing School, The Princes Trust are offering a FREE one week residential course for anyone interested in working within the Race Horse industry
- Be a part of a 1 week residential experience with The British Racing School
- Learn about horse behaviour, horse handling, practical horse care and riding
- Take a tour of a professional racing yard and assist in yard work
- Engage... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:52 by Tina
Here are a variety of different funding opportunities that may be of interest to you. Please see below information about Cambridgeshire County Council's Innovate and Cultivate Fund and the Police and Crime Commissioner's Youth and Community Fund. Please also see attached information about a variety of other grants such as National Lottery Community Fund. Apologies for any funds listed which you/your... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:06 by Tina
Would you like to take some time to explore new ideas and opportunities for increasing your confidence and raising your self esteem?
Venue: City College Peterborough, Brook Street, PE1 1TU
Wednesday 4th March 9.30am to 1pm
Strong, positive self belief is the best foundation upon which to build success. Identify your skills and qualities and turn up the volume of your positive self talk!
Thursday... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 13:12 by Tina