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FUEL community grant now open

Hi All, I’m pleased to announce the FUEL community grant for free holiday and food provision is now open to receive applications. The application form and the information pack are accessible via the FUEL website. The purpose of the grant is to develop additional free ...more

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Enjoy an exclusive day pain...

Saturday 2nd July at 12.00 noon On Saturday 2nd July 2022, there will be an exclusive chance to paint “en plein air” at Bowood House & Gardens. Be part of this exclusive event to support Wiltshire charity Arts Together in improving the wellbeing of isolated ...more

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Register now for Solar Toge...

Registration for the Solar Together Wiltshire Scheme is now live! The scheme – from Wiltshire Council, Swindon Borough Council, and IChoosr, gives homeowners and businesses the opportunity to invest in renewable energy technology through a group-buying scheme for ...more

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Help! How do I shop ethical...

Event Date : 07/06/2022

Buying food responsibly is such a minefield. We’re bombarded with messages about what is healthy, sustainable, and ethical. Often it’s hard to know the truth behind the marketing and how  to choose between buying local vs. organic vs. in sustainable packaging when many ...more

Dorothy House – Women...

Event Date : 11/06/2022

Dorothy House Hospice Care The Women’s Midnight Walk is back! Here at Dorothy House, we have decided to go back to old school and revamp our popular Midnight Walk, to celebrate our wonderful community of local ladies! Taking place on Saturday 11 June, all fabulous females ...more

A Walk to Remember is back!

Event Date : 11/06/2022

Alzheimer’s Support’s family-friendly sponsored walk returns on Saturday June 11th 2022. A Walk to Remember was put on hold during the pandemic and is now back with two scenic routes, a circular 8.5 mile walk up and around the Iron Age Battlesbury hill fort near Warminster ...more

Summer Reading Challenge vo...

Have you got a few spare hours each week over the summer? Melksham library are looking for outgoing and enthusiastic volunteers to help us out with the Summer Reading Challenge. This is a really fun and rewarding volunteering opportunity, and would make a great addition to your CV or UCAS application! Parent/guardian ...more

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Day Club Volunteer

Are you free Wednesdays or Thursdays? Like playing Scrabble or just chatting? Want to make new friends? Our day club in Trowbridge is a lively, happy place where no two days are the same. Alzheimer’s Support is looking for friendly, caring men and women to support members at our sociable ...more

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Gardening Volunteer

With the launch of our annual Trust in Bloom competition Brookside, our home in Melksham, is looking for ‘green fingered’ members of the local community who can spare some time to help with gardening tasks.  You don’t need to be an experienced horticulturist like Monty Don ...more

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#Wiltshire@Goingzero2030… New rewilding and wildflower areas will improve biodiversity in t.co/C6mC7oDEkc

tweeted on : Fri Mar 25 14:41

@wiltscouncil Cabinet asked to approve new approach to providing day opportunities for disabled young people, adult… t.co/ydWI0OYhgM

tweeted on : Fri Mar 25 14:38

#Wiltshire Business and Sports Gala Dinner raises more than £45,000 for local sports stars t.co/MfuuRnxlH0

tweeted on : Fri Mar 25 14:34

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