Tenants at one of our Blackburn with Darwen supported housing schemes have been talking about the support they receive as part of events to mark Starts at Home Day.
Author: Emily Pearson - Written:
Alan Dickerson came to Works Better in February 2018, after moving to Brighouse and finding it difficult to find employment. He had no transport and was struggling to get to interviews ... until he signed up to the CityConnect Cycles project in Calderdale. Read full article here.
Newground are flying a kite to celebrate our vibrant communities and beautiful landscapes at a series of community engagement workshops in the build up to The South Pennines' International Kite Festival, FLY!.
Author: Pat Smith - Written:
Last week Suzanne and I were given some seeds, not just any seeds, but Forget me Not given to every mourner at the funeral of one of our volunteers, Steve Harrington. Ever since I have been working at Offshoots, 71 year old Steve and his wife Maureen, have been here every Tuesday or Saturday if they couldn’t work on Tuesday (loyal volunteers have their own flexi time!) both contributing to the…
Author: Esther Morrissey - Written:
Sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) are a natural approach to managing drainage systems which aim to reduce flood risk and water pollution, improve habitats and provide green spaces. Take a look at our infographic for more information on the benefits and techniques.