November 2017

Free Christmas meal for isolated older people and their carers @ St Werburghs Community Centre

Festive Friends is a free 3 course Christmas meal for isolated older people and their carers in East Bristol at St Werbs Community Centre on December 15th. They need your help to run this year. Can your workplace sponsor a table or donate any items for this wonderful free event for isolated older people in East Bristol? Perhaps you can donate some gifts, or a cake, or decorations? Every little

Celebrating Small Businesses in Bristol this Saturday

The fifth annual UK-wide Small Business Saturday is taking place this Saturday (2 December) and Bristol’s business community is showing its support with a range of events and activities. Small Business Saturday is all about acknowledging the contribution the small business sector makes to the economy, while encouraging everyone to support their local small businesses in the run-up to the day, on the day itself, and beyond. Bristol’s small business

Womankind Helpline volunteers needed

Womankind Helpline offers confidential listening support to women on any issue including depression, anxiety, domestic and sexual abuse. We are seeking volunteers for our next training course which will run over four weekends during February and March 2018 – the training and the Helpline are run from our offices in central Bristol. We offer: · High quality training programme · Experience of volunteering using listening skills · Support and supervision

Update from Imagine St Pauls project by Sustrans

Here is an update on the Imagine St Pauls project by Sustrans South West, scheduled up-coming developments are: · Sussex Place (13th – 17th November) – The large planters will be removed, bollards will be installed to stop parking on the kerb and pedestrian area, refuse facilities will be improve and additional cycle parking will be installed. · Rosa Parks Lane (20th – 28th November) – Thermoplastic images will be installed