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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

    • 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 ...

    • 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 ...

    • Dads at work: your rights

      More than half of fathers want flexible working arrangements when they look for work, a new survey has shown. But many fathers are unaware of their rights to paternity leave and flexible work arrangements. A new campaign, ‘Dads at Work’, launched recently to make dads more aware of these workplace rights.
      Flexibility is important to fathers.
      Flexible ...

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    • 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 ...

    • NDC Crime Reduction film

      Doncaster New Deal for Communities launched a newly commissioned film on “Reducing Crime” which highlights different types of crime, and its effects on diverse communities throughout Doncaster. The film aims to increase the confidence of communities in the criminal justice system and raise awareness of the NDC funded activities that have contributed towards the reduction of crime throughout the Doncaster NDC area. The production, presented by local actor Chris Walker, highlights Doncaster NDC’s multi-agency approach, building on a joint reporting system for crime incidents which has been in operation for almost a decade.

    • NDC Debates: Benefit Trap; No Deal or New Deal?

      28th September 2010, 6:00pm – 8:30pm, Trades and Labour Club, 19 South Mall, Frenchgate Centre. To register for this event please click here.
      Join us for the latest NDC / DCDT community debate brought to you by the Community Engagement Task Group. Latest government announcements indicating that a range of benefits will be cut has come as ...

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