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Stone Community Hub Dual Initiative for the Elderly & Vulnerable

Stone Community Hub has two new initiatives this autumn; The Boredom Buster, and Hub Grub! Hub Grub, funded by a £1,500 grant from the Santander Foundation, will provide a hot, healthy meal for those who are struggling due to financial hardship or lack of knowledge/confidence in cooking. The meals will be available on Mondays from 12.30pm to 1.30pm from the 2nd October. No ...

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Frank Jordan Centre Re-opens Following Refurbishment

The Frank Jordan Centre re-opened on Thursday 21st September following a refurbishment to it’s two main rooms and facilities. The occasion was marked by the unveiling of a freshly re-framed picture of Frank Jordan by his daughters Mo & Rosemary. Deputy Mayor, Councillor Ian Fordham, gave a short speech outlining the centre’s history, before handing over for the unveiling. He ...

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Group look to challenge Aston Lodge development plan

blackies lane

A group will be meeting at the Frank Jordan Centre (Christchurch Room) at 7:30pm on Monday 12th June to discuss the recently passed “affordable homes” application for land on Aston Lodge The planning application was put forward by landowners Fradley Estates. The planning application was passed at the end of May by Stafford Borough Council following the initial rejection of ...

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Wellbeing Fair at Stone Community Hub

Wellbeing Fair

Wellbeing Fairs taking place for Mental Health and Dementia awareness week One in four people every year are affected by mental health, with nine out of 10 people saying they have faced negative treatment. A series of events are set to take place this month (May) in Stafford Borough to mark National awareness weeks dedicated to mental health and dementia ...

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Free press release workshop for Stone not-for-profits

Charities and community groups in and around Stone can get free advice on how to write the perfect press release. The latest monthly Tell Your Story workshop is being held at Stone Community Hub in Lichfield Street on Wednesday 5th April from 7pm to 9pm. Jamie Summerfield from Digitalis Communication will give top tips and practical advice on how not-for-profits ...

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Endeavour Youth Club Receive Mason’s Donation

Endeavour Cheque

On Friday we had the pleasure of popping along to the Endeavour Youth Club whilst members of the St Michael’s Lodge presented a £1000 donation to the group. St Michael’s Lodge is Stone’s masonic lodge where members of of the Freemasons meet and organise fund raising activities for local as well national causes. The Endeavour Youth Club is a dedicated ...

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Don’t be alone this boxing day, head to the hub

Stone Community Hub are once again opening their doors on the 26th December, Boxing Day, to provide food, entertainment and conversation to anyone on their own this Christmas. Christmas can be a lonely time for people who are on their own so if you know someone who normally spends Chrismas on their own do let them know about this free ...

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Stone Master Marathoners donation boost to Community Hub

Stone Master Marathoners has gifted £500 to the Stone Community Hub, a charity dedicated to improving the lives of local people in times of need. Generated from their April trio of races, Spring Treble, the running club’s kind donation will be used for providing Hub’s financial assistance service for 6 months. Stone Master Marathoners has a real passion for supporting ...

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Donation surprise for Endeavour Youth Club

Endeavour youth club

Endeavour Youth Club received an unexpected boost to funds with a welcome windfall from Yarnfield fete committee recently, in the shape of a cheque for £100. The club held a stall at the fete last September to raise money for the club. It is hoped the money will go towards purchasing something fun, that the youngsters who attend will enjoy, ...

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St John Ambulance appeals for new volunteers in Stone

St John Ambulance

Stone’s St John Ambulance unit has issued an urgent appeal for people to get involved in their vital work. Young people from the age of seven can join as cadets, and adults are also being urged to find out more and get involved too. Ellis Nevitt from the Stone unit has sent this information… At events across the country, from football ...

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