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Keeping it in the community

Published on Friday, 1st March 2019

Voluntary groups and organisations have the opportunity to take over a community building – the Cadge Road Community Centre, west-Norwich.

  • Cash boost for Heartsease healthy living schemes

    Published: Tuesday, 12th February 2019

    Community organisations are celebrating a cash boost after a healthy living project awarded them all funding following a “fantastic” response from local residents who rallied behind the schemes.

  • Do something (Norwich) Note-worthy

    Published: Thursday, 24th January 2019

    A new currency will be coming to Norwich this spring, and if you're a maker or artist – budding or established – your work could feature on it.

  • Locals asked: What’s good for hearts and minds in Heartsease?

    Published: Tuesday, 18th December 2018

    People living in the Heartsease area of Norwich are being asked to vote for their favourite healthy living project.

  • Cash available to get healthy-eating into communities

    Published: Thursday, 29th November 2018

    Communities in Norwich could be set to get a healthy-eating boost as a pot of money is made available for bidders looking to share the benefits of their cooking skills with others.

  • Norwich Older People's Forum

    You’re invited to the Norwich Older People’s Forum annual event

    Published: Wednesday, 26th September 2018

    All are invited to join the Norwich Older People’s Forum (NOPF) as it holds its annual general meeting next week.

  • New funding pot for people-powered projects

    Published: Monday, 3rd July 2017

    For the first time ever in Norwich, community groups will be able to access council cash through crowdfunding, as an innovative new scheme is launched.

  • Major boost to support those fleeing domestic abuse

    Published: Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

    More than 250 women and children fleeing domestic abuse will get the vital support they need thanks to a significant cash boost.

  • Volunteers plant the way forward for City Hall

    Published: Tuesday, 22nd November 2016

    One of the city’s most iconic buildings and striking examples of Art Deco is set to get a softer touch as a team of volunteer gardeners turns its attention to its entrance beds.

  • Positively against abuse

    Published: Monday, 21st November 2016

    In the lead-up to Friday 25 November – International White Ribbon Day – there has been, and will be, a hive of activity to help raise awareness; here are some highlights of what is to come in Norwich.

  • 'Sew' positive against abuse

    Published: Tuesday, 4th October 2016

    A call is going out to the people of Norwich and Norfolk to ‘sew’ their support for the stand against domestic abuse ahead of White Ribbon Day – Friday 25 November.

  • Celebrating the role of older people in Norwich

    Published: Friday, 23rd September 2016

    Norwich Older People’s Forum (NOPF) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 28 September - and everyone is invited to attend.

  • Standing together against domestic abuse

    Published: Tuesday, 21st June 2016

    A campaign to raise awareness of domestic abuse and increase reporting and referrals to agencies is launched today.

  • Celebrating our community stars

    Published: Wednesday, 2nd March 2016

    In recognition of the level of hard work local volunteers do in managing the city’s community centres, Norwich City Council has introduced an awards scheme.