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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 Monday 30th November 2015 at 06:26
Thanks to all that attended the Jumble Sale, we raised £220.26 for our mini bus fund. A big thank you to all of our volunteers without whom we could not have managed. Don't forget our Christmas Hamper Appeal, bring a tin or packet of food into one of the charity shops or get in touch if you need us to collect from your home. Nominate people that you know may need a helping hand this Christmas, and we will do the rest.
Published on Sunday 7th December 2014 at 06:35
A big thank you to all who came along to our Christmas Extravaganza. It was a wonderful event, the Rockabillies Choir led by Sarah Steenson performed seasonal songs for us and were wonderful. Father Christmas took time out of his busy schedule to drop in and talk to the children, and there were lots of bargains to be had around the stalls, including hot turkey rolls and mulled wine at the refreshments stall. The event ended with Councillor Lisa Higginbottom switching on the lights.
Published on Friday 5th December 2014 at 06:01
The Nearly New Zealand Charity Shop, Campion St, and the New Zealand Chari-tea Shop, Uttoxeter Old Rd, will both be closed over the Christmas period. They will close at 4.00pm on Saturday 20th December 2014 and re-open at their normal times on Monday 5th January 2015. We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to those of you who have supported us by donating goods to the shops and also for coming in and buying stock.
Published on Tuesday 18th November 2014 at 06:03
Saturday 6th December - 5-7pm. Come along to the Christmas Extravaganza at the Lonny Wilsoncroft Community Centre, Stepping Lane, Derby. There will be Carol Singers, stalls, refreshments (hot turkey rolls, jacket potatoes etc), a chance to visit Santas Grotto, and culminating in the switching on of the Christmas Lights outside the centre, by local councillor Lisa Higginbottom
We are currently Raising Money to install a new boiler and roof to the Lonny Wilsoncroft Community Centre