Christmas at Hope

Merry Christmas Everybody!  Here is what is happening at Hope over Christmas this year… Christmas at Hope Saturday 1st December we will be decorating our halls and you are very welcome to join us in starting the season of advent! Should be lots of fun and refreshments will be provided for all who take part. […]

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Hope Centre – Evaluation Report

Hope Centre Evaluation Report. From a derelict former Youth Centre to a thriving Community Hub welcoming hundreds of people every week, it’s been a busy and brilliant start for the Hope Centre since we opened our doors in June 2016.  In the first year alone, our record of unique visits shows a footfall of over […]

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NG11 Foodbank Update…

NG11 Foodbank reveals annual increase in need for emergency food supplies. Between 1st April 2017 and 31st March 2018, emergency food supplies were provided to 1,427 local people in crisis by NG11 Foodbank, compared to 1,264 people in the previous year. Of this number, 701 were children. Demand for the NG11 Fuel Bank as well […]

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Hope Centre Birthday Party 8th July

Happy Birthday to the Hope Centre! We are one! I can’t believe that its been nearly a year since we officially opened the Hope Centre. Thanks to everyone who has been involved in making it such a brilliant success. To celebrate our one year anniversary we’re having a party on Saturday 8th of July 12 […]

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Opening Speech – The Hope Centre

A Friend encouraged to post online the text from my opening speech of the Hope Centre – so here it is with a few edits thrown in for good measure The Third sector is peculiar in many ways and for years has been separate and distinct to say the private sector or government run organisations. […]

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Hope Centre – Opening Video

THE DAY WE MOVED IN 9th July 2016 – We opened the doors of the Hope Centre to the public for the first time. The day featured Donkey Rides, Funfairs, a barbeque and loads more. We put this little video together to celebrate the launch and thought we would share. Caution: Contains Black Eyed Peas […]

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Hope Centre – Coming Soon

Back in January 2016, we went to take a look at the building work being done at the new Hope Centre – there was still a fair bit to do back then but the place was already taking shape. Please note that the video opens in Youtube and as such we are not responsible for […]

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The Hope Centre

THE DAY WE TOOK THE KEYS TO OUR NEW BUILDING After many years of hard work, we finally purchased the Hope Centre building back at the end of 2014. Here is a video we made as part of the celebration that took place. Please note that the video opens in Youtube and as such we […]

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