Month: August 2018

Musical Extravaganza

Musical Extravaganza for Rossendale Hospice!

The Friends of Rossendale Hospice & Rossendale Ladies Choir present a Musical Extravaganza!

The event on 22nd September at St Peter’s Church, Haslingden celebrates the group’s 30th Anniversary and promises an evening full of music by Rossendale Ladies Choir, Artisan Brass and special guests.

Tickets are £8 with children (…)

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Advocacy Focus 20:20

Advocacy Focus 20:20 – Get Involved

Want to give back to your community? This is your chance…

Imagine not being able to say what you like, where you want to live or tell someone about your worries or fears. Or imagine, getting a chance to say this but no one listens to you. How often do (…)

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Mad Pride North 2018

Mad Pride North 2018

Once again Stubbylee Community Greenhouses and East Lancashire Recovery College are proudly hosting Mad Pride North 2018.

Festivities take place this weekend on Friday 31st August,1st September and 2nd September.

Mad Pride is a festival of the arts centred round one of the most diverse art exhibitions.  The festival begins (…)

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round the hills walk

51st Rossendale Round the Hills Walk 2018

Come and join in a free 18 or 15 mile walk around the glorious Rossendale Countryside.

The annual Round the Hills Walk organised by Rossendale Rotary Club, takes place this Sunday 2nd September 2018.  The walk starts and finishes at Marl Pits Sports Complex on Newchurch Road (BB4 7SN).

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Social Media Volunteering Opportunities

Social Media Volunteering Opportunities

Are you interested in gaining experience in social media marketing and campaigning? Check out our social media volunteering opportunities.

We are looking for enthusiastic and creative volunteers to help us in our on-going mission to Connect Communities.  Whether you are an experienced user of digital technologies or a learner looking for a (…)

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Citizens Advice Rossendale & Hyndburn

Citizens Advice Form Fillers Needed

Can you spare a few hours to help people with disabilities and health issues with form filling?

Citizens Advice Rossendale & Hyndburn are looking for volunteers to help people to complete personal independence forms, employment and support allowance forms and blue badge applications.

With changes to welfare benefits, they are (…)

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ESOL at accross

ESOL Classes – Starting soon in Burnley

Accrington & Rossendale College are having an ESOL Assessment Day next Thursday 30th August at the Chai Centre, Burnley

The session is from 10am and is for anyone who lives in the Burnley area (or can travel there) and would like to improve their English skills with ESOL classes.  (…)

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Considerate Neighbours

Search for Considerate Neighbours 2018

Neighbourhood Watch and Co-op Insurance have launched a nationwide search to celebrate some of the best and most considerate neighbours of 2018!

They’re urging people to nominate the most deserving good neighbours and there is also an opportunity to put forward your ‘Hero Next Door’ for a true act of (…)

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Tea & Talk

Mental Health Foundation – Tea & Talk

Hold a Tea & Talk to mark World Mental Health Day 2018

Tea & Talk is  flagship fundraiser and marks World Mental Health Day on 10th October.  Since its conception in 2009, Tea & Talk has had thousands of sign-ups and raised over £150,000 for the Mental (…)

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Hair & Make Up

Host a Hair & Make-Up Course

Accrington & Rossendale College are offering a fantastic 6 week course in Hair & make Up.

The College are looking for organisations who might have an existing group, or clients that could be interested in this course being delivered at your venue.

The course might appeal to anyone interested (…)

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