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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

    • Innovative project to produce creative hub gets the go ahead

      An innovative project to transform a disused former Art College into a landmark centre for creativity in Doncaster has been given the go ahead. The £8million regeneration of Church View, previously Doncaster Art College, has taken a giant step after Doncaster Council granted the project full planning permission.

    • 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 ...

    • 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 ...

    More from our Archives

    • Church View

      The biggest change though is currently hidden from view. A large single storey internal extension originally constructed in 2003 has been demolished, once again opening out the courtyard, and introducing much more natural light into the building. In addition works have commenced on demolishing some of the internal walls, which means that it is increasingly ...

    • How to write a Great CV

      Doncaster NDC explains how to get a head start in the job hunting race and make sure your CV is up to scratch. Your CV is the single most important weapon in your armoury when it comes to job hunting.
      Aprospective employer will often make a snap judgement the second they read it and even the ...

    • 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 ...

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