NESTON TOWN COUNCIL SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITY

 

.FRIENDS OF WEST VALE PARK

Grant of £1,220 in support of the Friends of West Vale Park Family Fun Day 2017

West Vale Friends

Cllr Mike Shipman presenting a grant certificate to the Fiends of West Vale Park

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LITTLE ACTORS THEATRE COMPANY

Grant of £2,000 in support of the Little Actors 2017-18 repertoire

Little Actors

Cllr Mike Shipman presenting a grant certificate to a group of the Little Actors

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NESTON AND DISTRICT ART SOCIETY

Grant of £475 in support of Neston and District Art Society’s Annual Exhibition 2017

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Cllr Mike Shipman presenting a grant certificate to members of the Neston and District Art Society

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TRAIN TO CHANGE

Grant of £4,974 in support of the second phase of Neston’s Lift up 2 Work programme

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Cllr Kay Loch presenting a grant certificate to Mike Jones, Manager of Train to Change, and trainee Barry Birch.

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WIRRAL COMMUNITY NARROWBOAT TRUST

Grant of £1,825 in support of Wirral Community Narrowboat Trust’s 2017 programme of cruises for elderly Neston people.

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NESTON’S LIFT UP 2 WORK PROGRAMME

Neston Town Council provided a grant of £3,000 to a not-for-profit company called Train to Change.  Train to Change is based in Ellesmere Port and provides vocational training to unemployed, socially excluded and economically disadvantaged clients.  This grant has enabled Neston residents to access the service by offering them the fork lift truck driving qualifications needed to gain employment in the warehousing and distribution sector.

Train To Change

Council Manager, Alison Kunaj, presenting a grant certificate to staff and trainees at Train to Change. 

Mike Jones, the Manager of Train to Change, said “we are excited to work closely with Neston Town Council and to be helping Neston residents to get into full time employment in the warehousing and distribution sector”.

 

 HINDERTON GUIDES VISIT TO COPENHAGEN

Hinderton Guides visited Copenhagen during the summer.  Neston Town Council was pleased to be able to support this adventure.

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 Cllr Mike Shipman presenting the grant award to Hinderton Guides

 

Guide Leader, Catherine Hilditch, said “We very much appreciate the assitance of the Council with our trip. The girls had a fantastic time and made lots of memories”.

 

LITTLE ACTORS THEATRE COMPANY

Neston Town Council supported Little Actors Theatre Company to provide a summer performing arts course for young people held at the Town Hall

Little Actors

Summer Course cast of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ receive the grant award certificate from Neston Town Council