Set for summer thanks to marathon effort

Set for summer thanks to marathon effort

OUTDOOR sensory equipment can now be enjoyed by local people with learning disabilities at the Fordsfield Centre in Leamington – and it’s all thanks to the marathon fundraising efforts of one man. It’s now been a year since Will Carr, an ex-army captain, successfully...
Calling all artists!

Calling all artists!

YOUNG artists are being called to the Guild Chapel – with a ‘heavenly’ event over the Shakespeare Birthday Weekend. They are invited to drop in between 10.30am and 2.30pm on Saturday April 22nd to help decorate a huge cut-out of an angel – based on Archangel...
£235k now given to good causes

£235k now given to good causes

THE COMMUNITY will benefit from more than £235,000 worth of grants awarded by Stratford Town Trust in its first round of 2017. The largest grant has just been confirmed – £54,868 – going to Citizens Advice Stratford, to support its Core Funding, Money...
More raft race funds flood in!

More raft race funds flood in!

THE 2016 Lions Raft Race was the most successful in years – raising an ‘oarsome’ £14,000 for charity. That total has just jumped up by £2,300 now that all the sponsorship has been counted in. The funds have been given to Heart of England Mencap, the main beneficiary...
Ace fundraiser is on the cards!

Ace fundraiser is on the cards!

TICKETS are now on sale for an ‘ace’ fundraiser set to help local people with learning disabilities. The Friends of Heart of England Mencap will be hosting a special Cards Night in Tiddington on April 28th – an evening of fun and games open to all. The game being...