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February 27th, 2015

Residents of Sefton were invited to book their space on a series of free canal cruises after the Pride of Sefton Narrowboat Committee were awarded funding through local housing provider, Adactus’ community grant scheme, the Neighbourhood Fund. The Pride of Sefton 2 was built in 2009 and launched by Sefton Councillor Peter Dowd on 23rd July 2010 (the ageing Pride of Sefton 1 was sold in 2013). The narrow boat is used to provide free trips to under-privileged and disabled …

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February 25th, 2015

Work continues on Adactus500′s scrutiny of energy efficiency. Following on from the Scrutiny Panel’s scoping meeting, our Internal Affairs team has been busy gathering evidence to present to the Scrutiny Panel at their next meeting next weeks. Their report is now available to view: Click here to view the Scrutiny Panel on Energy Efficiency – Interim Report using an e-reader. Scroll down to view the results of an Adactus500 survey on energy efficiency commissioned by the Scrutiny Panel (or click here if on a mobile device). …

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February 23rd, 2015

In 2014, residents of Sherdley Court applied for an Adactus Green Grant to help improve an area of their gardens which was overgrown and they had difficulty growing flowers and plants. The residents were successful in securing funding from Adactus not only to improve this space but also to build two raised beds to help residents who have mobility issues.  They then  purchased stone chips as well as timber, and with help from “Your Environment Team” (YET) they created a space that …

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February 20th, 2015

The Moss Side Community Allotment are providing a range of activities and workshops for local residents to attend.  The sessions are open to everyone, just turn up to any of interest! Growing Food Workshops for Beginners The sessions look at how to grow food organically, in a variety of spaces, and look at the best items to plant dependant on the time of the year. Workshop 1 – Saturday 28th March 1-4 Workshop 2 – Saturday 25th April 1-4 Workshop …

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February 19th, 2015

Bootle charity, YKids, has secured a grant from local housing provider, Adactus, to expand on its media projects.  The charity, which works with young people across Bootle, applied for funding to purchase camera equipment which will enable the young people to learn new skills, such as photography and digital editing. The funding also covers a half term trip to the National Photographic Museum in Bradford, where the young people will learn about the history of film, photography and broadcasting and …

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