Project Development Manager Appointed

With our funding from the Big Lottery, we have now appointed Anne-Louise Black as the new Project Manager to take Hazel forward as an operational and financially sustainable Wellbeing Boat. Anne-Louise wil be starting on 11th August, just about the time when we hope the internal fitting out of “Hazel”

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New Charter in the Nick of Time

 At the end of May, we were delighted to hear that our application to New Charter for a grant under Great Neighbourhoods had been successful. We were awarded £6000 to pay for a full time boatbuilder until end September. This is great news !  Martin Lowe who has worked on Hazel before

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General Meeting

The date of the August General Meeting has been changed to: Wednesday 20th August 2014 at 7.30pm. To be held at the charity shop at 173 Stamford Street Central, Ashton under Lyne.

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General Meeting

We will be having a General Meeting on Wednesday 14th May 2014 at 7.15pm at the Charity Shop at 173 Stamford Street, Ashton under Lyne.  If you’re a member, thinking of becoming a member or are just interested come along!  

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Recycling Trips

Next recycling trips on: Sunday 11th May – 9.30am from Portland Basin Monday 12th May – 6pm from Portland Basin Tuesday 13th May – 6pm from Portland Basin. See you there. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtxwW8g28WA If you’d like to come and its you first trip contact Chris first on 07931 952037.  

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Recycling Trips

We’ll be going recycling by narrowboat again on Sunday 2nd March at 9.30am leaving from Portland Basin.  If you’d like to come and its you first trip contact Chris first on 07931 952037. We’ll also be recycling on Monday 3rd at 6pm and Tuesday 4th at 6pm.  Again we leave

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Hazel – New Lives from an Old Boat

Good  News folks! We have finally heard from the Big Lottery  and we have been awarded £168, 874 under their Reaching  Communities programme.  This is a very big step forward , but now the hard work will really start, to set the project on firm foundations and turn “Hazel” from

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Charity Shop Video

Chris made this video of our charity shop at 173 Stamford Street Central, Ashton under Lyne. Open 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday. This is a great way to help us – come in and buy something. 🙂  

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