Mobile Libraries - Route dates January - June 2011

Timetables for the mobile library services are now available on the Gloucestershire County Council website http://www gloucestershire.gov.uk/libraries

There have been no changes to the current routes.  As you will probably be aware, Gloucestershire County Council's Meeting the Challenge Library  Strategy proposals are to withdraw all mobile library services. These proposals remain subject to consultation unt…
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Spring Into Spring Event

Count Me In! - Tewkesbury's Healthy Towns programme, along with partner Vision 21 – will host the event to give people an insight into the importance and ease of choosing healthy, local, seasonal and organic food.

The event will take place on March 29, from 7.30pm – 10pm at Watson Hall, Tewkesbury and is FREE.

For more information visit: www.vision21.org.uk/index.asp?page=growingplaces

Free Dance Lessons!!

The Safer Community Team at Tewkesbury Police Station have arranged for free dance lessons for girls in the community.  These are to be held at Wheatpieces Community Centre and will run for a period of ten weeks starting on 21st January 2011.  Anyone interested should contact PCSO Simpson via the Gloucestershire Police, non-emergency number: 0845 090 1234

Would you like to start a Neighbourhood Watch scheme in your area???

Neighbourhood Watch is a partnership where local people come together to make their communities safer. It consists of a small number of households in a road or street that decide to appoint a volunteer Co-ordinator to receive messages from the police about local crime and community safety advice, and distribute them among the members.  Neighbourhood Watch street signs can act as a deterrent to criminals and each household will receive letterbox and window stickers.  The Co-ordina…   •  
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Hold a Fish and Chip Supper to help spinal cord injured people live full and independant lives!

Please find below an article from SIA (Spinal Injuries Association) on how you can raise money to help spinal cord injured people:

 

Great British Fish and Chip Supper - Friday 20th May 2011

Want to do something different? Want to raise money where you live or work? Want to eat Fish and Chips, while raising money for charity? Hold a fish and chip supper on Friday 20th May 2011 whilst raising awareness of spinal cord in…   •  
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