Keep Britain Tidy is seeking new #LitterHeroes Ambassadors to join our volunteer programme and need your help! We are looking for members of the public who want to volunteer, and who have a real passion for community engagement and keeping public spaces clean. We’d love you to encourage them to apply to join our enthusiastic […]
The new scheme will help around 100 community building projects to get on site and start work.
Following a £5.4m roof project and the installation of a new layout in the house, National Trust site, The Vyne have expanded their programme of open-air evening events for 2019. Four evening events, two plays and two cinemas will take place on the north lawn this summer. Pack your picnics, camping chairs, blankets and torches […]
Basingstoke Loddon Rotary is hosting an ‘Unpacking Social Enterprise’ event on Wednesday 3rd April, 10am – 1pm at St Andrew’s Methodist Church, Western Way, Basingstoke. It’s an opportunity to learn more about Social Enterprises, how they work and how they can build sustainable communities.
Statement from Carol Bode – Chair of Trustees: Pat Fitzsimons stepped down as CEO of Basingstoke Voluntary Action last week and we agreed with her that she could leave immediately. On behalf of the Trustees I would like to thank Pat for the energy, dedication and time that she has given to BVA during her […]
Basingstoke Neighbourhood Policing Team has sent a letter to all secondary schools in the area. The letter warns parents to be alert about their children’s inappropriate use of social media. In particular, it talks about their use of platforms, such as Snapchat, for sending indecent images of themselves or friends, commonly known as ‘sexting’. Most […]
Social prescribing helps by connecting patients with life-changing services led by the voluntary and charity sector. It empowers GPs, nurses and other primary care-professionals to look outside of the NHS and take a more holistic approach to patients’ treatment.