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Published on Tuesday 21st May 2019 at 06:02
If you love a game of Bingo, make sure you pop down to the Lonny Wilsoncroft Community Centre on Saturday 25th May for our bingo night. Minimum pay out per game will be £5.00, the more that come the bigger the pay out. Food available on the night - Chips, Chilli and Tortilla Chips. So come on down for a fun filled, friendly night to help raise funds for the boiler and roof fund.
Published on Sunday 21st April 2019 at 06:52
Thanks to everyone that came along to the Easter Egg hunt yesterday, we had around 50 children attend and had a great time, hunting for the eggs, making masks and planting up salad veg for the summer meals, and having their faces painted! A very big thank you to all our lovely volunteers that made this event possible, a special thank you to the Easter Bunny who came along to meet the children. Thanks to Sainsburys on Morley St, Morrisons, Thorntons and Asda who all contributed goods or money to the event. We are very grateful for your support.
Published on Sunday 24th March 2019 at 08:32
A big thank you to Community Champion Debbie from Asda Spondon, who popped along to the Nearly New Zealand Charity Shop (Campion St) yesterday to present me with a cheque from Asda for £170 for our Easter Egg Hunt on April 20th. This money will be put towards entertainment at the event - a facepainter and an Easter craft table - which will both be free for the children to take part in and enjoy. We are very grateful to Debbie who has supported us in several activities during the past 12 months, including the Christmas Day Dinner, and the Lunch Club. Easter Egg Hunt will be on Saturday 20th...
Published on Sunday 16th December 2018 at 05:32
Thanks to all that attended the Childrens Christmas Party on the 15th, a great time was had by all! We had over 50 local children attend. Father Christmas arrived and spoke to all the children individually to ask what they wanted for Christmas and to check with the parents if they had been good this year! They then got a bag of Chocolate coins to take away, this was followed by a game of pass the parcel and then the food! After that they were entertained by Coe-Coe the Clown who made balloon models for each child and did some magic tricks. All the children then went home with a piece of ca...
Published on Sunday 30th September 2018 at 08:32
Thanks to all who attended the Glam Nite last night. We were thoroughly entertained by the Moonhare Tribal Dance group. A big thank you to Jo from Inner Peace Aromatherapy who provided the pampering bit of the evening. As always grateful thanks to our wonderful volunteers, Sue and Lynn for getting all of our wonderful fashion items ready; Mu for all the baking and making of lovely desserts; Fay for setting up; and Paul for running the bar and giving our ladies the night off! It really was a fantastic experience!
We are currently Raising Money to install a new boiler and roof to the Lonny Wilsoncroft Community Centre