YOUR COMMUNITY

YOUR COMMUNITY

Feedback Focus

Thank you to our Green and Clean Warden volunteers who work with us to monitor the grounds maintenance and communal cleaning contracts by completing a monthly score sheet on each service. Last month our Green Wardens returned 15 forms and gave the following feedback on the grounds maintenance service completed by Fylde Borough Council: Our Clean Wardens returned 10 score sheets and provided feedback on the communal cleaning service completed by 5-Am Contract Cleaners: Working with our partnering contractors, we’ll ...
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Blooming all the way!

Residents at Argosy Court, Newby Place and Ibbison Court have been hard at work over the last few months to prepare for this year’s Blackpool in Bloom competition. With the help of our grounds maintenance contractors, Fylde Borough Council, the green spaces have been transformed into fantastic community areas for residents to sit out and enjoy during the warmer weather. We were delighted when we heard all 3 areas have been shortlisted in the Community Garden category of the competition ...
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An Amazing Afternoon of Fundraising Fun!

On Sunday 9th June we raised £527 for Lyme Disease UK. I never cease to be in awe of the generosity of time and commitment which the folk around here show in support of events put on for charity at Molyneux Drive Community Centre.  Time after time they come along and raise money for charity. This time it was for Lyme Disease. September it will be Macmillan Nurses (different events throughout the month) and October or November it will be ...
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An Exciting Evening with Elvis!

What a wonderful time was had at our recent ‘Evening with Elvis’ bash, held at Molyneux Community Centre, Molyneux Drive, to raise funds for Hedgehog Rescue Blackpool. The centre was packed with enthusiastic Elvis fans and the whole building rocked with Joe Marcel’s Elvis Tribute act. The evening began with a Hot Pot Supper and delicious lemon sponge pudding with custard for dessert, before all the calories were burned off when the music started and the real fun began! Joe ...
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Our 2019 Community Awards

The stars were certainly shining brightly at Blackpool Coastal Housing’s 12th annual awards evening held on Thursday 28th March to recognise the achievements and contributions their customers and community members have made throughout the past year. Over 170 community volunteers and invited guests attended the ceremony held at Blackpool’s iconic Imperial Hotel to celebrate the fantastic contributions made by individuals and community groups in strengthening and developing our local communities. The evening included a drinks reception, two course meal and ...
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Nicola ‘Grows’ in confidence with More Positive Together and Grow ...

Last summer, More Positive Together Officer Wendy, introduced Nicola to Grow Blackpool @theGrange to see if she would be interested in attending their weekly gardening sessions. Grow Blackpool aims to support people to increase their health and well-being through gardening and related projects. Initially, Wendy came and worked alongside Nicola offering her support and encouragement until the time when Nicola felt comfortable attending by herself. Nicola has been involved for some time now. During her time with Grow Blackpool, Nicola ...