Woodfield

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    Latest News

    • 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, ...

    • 200kg and counting

      DCDT is committed to being a green organisation, and we know for that to mean something we have to ensure that the property we hold on behalf of the community is really energy efficient.  Here at Church View that has meant installing an air source heat pump, insulation, double glazing, energy efficient white goods and ...

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    • Voices – 10 Years Legacy Special

      Our last ever Voice magazine has been produced.  It provides a concise and readable account of  the ten years of the NDC programme 2001 – 2011.
      Click here to download.

    • Christmas comes early for Doncaster communities

      Christmas has come early for more than 20 community projects as Doncaster’s New Deal for Communities (NDC) announces its round of festive grants. The early Christmas present has been awarded to 21 projects and groups within the NDC who have been awarded grants worth up to £1500 each.
      John Giddins, Chair of NDC, said: “We are delighted ...

    • Doncaster surveyors celebrate local contract win

      Doncaster Central Development Trust (DCDT) has appointed John Hill Associates Ltd as lead consultant for the next phase of its ‘green’ local housing scheme. The Trust has purchased 27 houses in the town to be renovated and updated with environmentally-friendly features. Phase one developed nine of the homes this year.

    From our archives

    • Support your local Community Group, Woodfield TARA

      Where is it? Helping Hands Community House Woodfield TARA (Tenants and Residents Association), Sussex Street, Balby, Doncaster, DN4 8JD
      Contact: Margaret Stacey Email: woodfieldtara@blueyonder.co.uk Tel: 01302 850096
      What happens there?
      Mums and Tots
      Tuesdays, 12:30pm – 2:30pm
      St Leger Community Tenant Surgery
      Thursdays, 10:30am – 12:00pm
      Breakfast Club
      Fridays, 10:00am – 12:00pm
      Group aims:
      To represent members to the Council and other bodies on matters ...

    • Voices, a new film

      ‘Everything has been said before but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again’ – Andre Gide 1896 – 1951
       
       
      Between February and May 2010 we asked NDC residents how they felt about becoming more physically active, stopping smoking and achieving educational achievements. This is what they told us. Are You Listening?

       

    • Doncaster’s musical Vision

      Freeman of Doncaster jazz trombonist Dennis Rollins and eclectic combo The Angel Brothers, Dave and Keith, have provided tunes to celebrate an artistic renaissance for the town. Doncaster Central Development Trust have commissioned a new composition from The Angels and bought the rights to use three tracks from Dennis to support local top quality music.

    More from our Archives

    • Grants up for grabs to help local people

      Doncaster residents are being invited to apply for grants to help them improve their lives by the town’s New Deal for Communities (NDC).

    • 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, ...

    • Streetlaw Plus

      Leanne Dungworth, Student Advisor at Streetlaw Plus, considers how the police and other agencies may deal with anti- social behaviour:
      Anti-social behaviour is a nuisance to society and the Government is keen on reducing its existence. The term anti-social behaviour is a one used to describe incidents or actions that cause damage to an area or ...

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