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NEWS - 26 Oct 2018
School searches for final £2k to purchase and build library and creative space
Pupils from Clevedon School, in Valley Road, appealed to the public to dig deep to help them raise £12,000 to make a creative space and library. The deadline to reach their target is fast approaching and now there are just two weeks for the students to raise the final amount and make their dream a ...
NEWS - 01 Oct 2018
Ambitions to start forest school in ‘magical’ Weston quarry – crowdfunding campaign launched
Play Wild, A community-interest company committed to helping children play and learn about nature is raising money to re-open a Weston-super-Mare quarry. Louise and Billy Brogan set up Play Wild! in 2016 to offer forest school activities in Weston. Their ultimate ambition is to re-open Wood Lane ...
NEWS - 18 Jul 2018
Weston students heading to Edinburgh Fringe - but they need your help
The Performing Arts degree students have formed their own theatre companies to devise, produce and promote three shows, and will perform 21 times at the Greenside @ Infirmary Street venue in August. The group have set up a fundraising page to cover their marketing, transport and living expenses ...
NEWS - 12 Jul 2018
Clevedon School pupils look to raise £12k for library project
Clevedon School pupils have teamed up to raise money to buy two shipping containers and transform them into a school and community library in a scheme called Project Xenia. The student group said: “With cuts to our library services, it is more important now than ever to provide our school and ...
NEWS - 04 Oct 2018
Crowds ‘marvel’ at Weston-super-Mare’s Weekend of Wonders event
The Italian Gardens played host to an awe-inspiring Weekend of Wonders full of spectacular performances. Fiona Matthews, creative director at organiser Theatre Orchard, was thrilled with how the event on Saturday went. “It was a pleasure to see the town filled with sunshine, energy and laughter, ...
NEWS - 02 Jun 2018
Bug city springs up in Grove Park
The Friends of Grove Park group was set up in 2016 as volunteers felt the park had been neglected.It has received almost £11,000 in funding to build a nature reserve in the park, in High Street, and create some bug palaces to encourage nature to the area.The Friends have worked alongside Osprey ...
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