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March 25th, 2015

Adactus and Beech Housing have launched their 2015 Blooming Marvellous 7 garden competition. Do you have a creative garden, yard, window box, container, lawn or hanging basket…..? Whether it’s a huge garden, a collection of tubs on your balcony or patio, or, a shared space with your neighbours, we want your entry. You could win prizes worth up to £100! To enter the competition, you can complete & return the entry form that has been sent out in the Winter/Spring version of Inhouse, …

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March 21st, 2015

Age UK have been successful in securing funding from the Chorley Community Housing (CCH) Neighbourhood Fund to run a Past Times Café in the town centre. A grant of £800 was awarded to the group.  The funding was used to run the café once a week and was also used to pay for guest speakers, a trip to the imperial war museum and vintage items which included a past times bingo set and vintage toy box. Samantha Hornsby, Neighbourhood Development …

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March 20th, 2015

Work is continuing the Adactus500′s Scrutiny of Energy Efficiency. Following on from the Scrutiny Panel’s interim meeting, our Internal Affairs team has been busy gathering further evidence to present to the Scrutiny Panel at their next meeting at the beginning of April. Their report, which includes recommendations, is now available to view: Click here to view the Scrutiny Panel on Energy Efficiency– Final Report using an e-reader. Or click here to download the report as a pdf. Whilst we have tried …

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March 14th, 2015

Are you looking at setting up a small community group? Want to do something that would make a difference in and around the East Manchester area? Got a great idea and people who could help, want to set up a resident group local project or activity? Then make the most of FREE TRAINING to help you get started! in a community centre near you…… Thursday 12th February—Gorton (Sacred Heart) Surestart –9.30am to 3.30pm, or Saturday 21st February—Stirling Centre, Newton Heath –9.30am to 3.30pm, or Thursday …

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March 13th, 2015

In the fight against food poverty in Manchester, ‘FareShare Greater Manchester’ applied to the Adactus Neighbourhood Fund to help support the volunteers who give their time to help neighbourhoods in which they live.  Many of the volunteers who help FareShare have experienced long-term unemployment, mental or physical disabilities as well as social exclusion. Yet they carry out vital warehouse tasks such as packing up food for charities, delivering these packages to charities and neighbourhood groups supporting vulnerable people, as well as …

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