Hexthorpe

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    • What does a tonne of Carbon Dioxide look like?

      We are delighted to announce that at some point over the weekend we reached the landmark of 1000 kilos of Carbon Dioxide saved through solar power at The View.  We know this is great but like most people we weren’t really sure what 1 tonne of CO2 looked like – so we googled it and ...

    • Teaching an old dog new tricks?

      Since our call for ideas of how Church View can be used to benefit the community, we have been delighted by your response.  We hope that over the coming weeks and months, we can find ways to accommodate these.  In the meantime, we are happy to announce that the old art college is now the ...

    • A Ramadan message to the Doncaster Muslim Community

      Ramadan Mubarak to all in our local Muslim community. Best wishes to you and your family for this the holy month of Ramadan. We hope that you find joy, peace and happiness and achieve all your objectives for the month.
       

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    • Church View, the end of the beginning

      Things don’t always go the way you plan. Our plan for Church View was well known, a vibrant hub for culture, creativity and the community in an iconic building in central Doncaster. Today, our plan requires a radical rethink.  After almost a year of uncertainty, we can confirm that the European funding needed to complete ...

    • Ben’s blog – a word from our Chief Executive

      In with the new
      Historic is not too strong a word for it.  Our move into Church View is a small step for the three of us (staff) but a massive leap for resident-led and owned asset-based economic, social and cultural development in Doncaster.  The new Trust office, meeting and event space is a lovely, light, ...

    • The best new venue in town

      Church View is now available for meetings, events and conferences.  We can offer a flexible space suitable for small meetings up to events for 100 people.  We offer refreshment catering at a highly competitive rate and offer room hire discounts to the third sector and public sector organisations.

      Cabaret layout seating upto 65 people

      Theatre style seating ...

    From our archives

    • Sustainable Housing Work is underway

      Work has now started on four houses in Hexthorpe purchased by Doncaster Central Development Trust (the Trust) The re-development of the houses will provide new affordable and sustainable homes.
      The renovation work is being carried out by C. B. Builders, Murvic Contracts and Wave Form Services. These are all Doncaster based property and development companies were ...

    • Support your Local Community Group, Hyde Park

      Group aims:
      We want to give a sense of well-being to the community and help anyone achieve a better standard of life for themselves in Hyde Park. Raising aspirations and improving opportunities and the quality of life for our Hyde Park residents is a vital step in rejuvenating the fortunes of the area. The people of Hyde ...

    • Support your local Community Group, Balby Bridge TARA

      Where is it? Balby Bridge TARA (Tenants and Residents Association) Boughen Community Centre, Shotton Walk, St James Street, Balby, Doncaster, DN1 3RH
      Contact: Sue Wood Tel: 01302 369631
      Group aims: “We are a Tenants and Residents Association based in Balby whose aim is to develop and improve the area for everyone. This is done mainly through developing ...

    More from our Archives

    • Hearts for Haiti sponsored run

      Recently Balby Carr’s Year 8 pupils (pictured) organised a sponsored run to raise funds for the College’s ‘Hearts for Haiti’ appeal, which aims to raise as much money as possible for the victims of the Haiti earthquake. The run lasted over a two lesson period with all pupils running or walking nonstop to achieve their ...

    • 12 Houses Available To Let

      Doncaster Central Development Trust has contracted C.B Builders, Murvic Contracts and Wave Form Services to improve a dozen of our houses across the NDC areas. These houses are now ready to let. Residents are now invited to contact DCDT to discuss further how they can take up this unique opportunity to live in a newly refurbished, affordable, flexible and sustainable home in one of the NDC areas.

      For more information about how to take up this fantastic opportunity call Louise Peverley, Doncaster Central Development Trust on 01302 735752.

    • Church View, the end of the beginning

      Things don’t always go the way you plan. Our plan for Church View was well known, a vibrant hub for culture, creativity and the community in an iconic building in central Doncaster. Today, our plan requires a radical rethink.  After almost a year of uncertainty, we can confirm that the European funding needed to complete ...

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