Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

Does your group help vulnerable people who may be or are victims of crime, or help rehabilitate offenders? Do you work with young people tackling issues such as cyber bullying or substance misuse? Suffolk Community Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of the new Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioners Fund. Grants between £250 and £20,000 are available to support the work of voluntary and … Continue reading Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

Review – How to Disappear Completely and Never be Found

How to Disappear Completely and Never be Found by Fin Kennedy – New Wolsey Young Company – New Wolsey Studio till Sat April 29th A brilliantly disturbing allegory of our times, superbly performed and directed – this a piece of modern theatre that is both absorbing and uncomfortably close to the truth – and a must see if you are a connoisseur of first class … Continue reading Review – How to Disappear Completely and Never be Found

Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment

Community Action Suffolk have announced £1,660,900 of grant funding for a project providing targeted and intensive support for young people in Suffolk who are long-term unemployed or economically inactive, to gain and sustain employment and education. Community Action Suffolk is the lead partner of a partnership with eight other organisations across Suffolk who will jointly deliver the ‘Minding the Gap’ project. These are: Access Community … Continue reading Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment

Youth Activities Funding For Suffolk Groups Now Available

Are you involved in youth work in Suffolk? Do you need a boost to your funding? There are a number of youth service providers in the region and with Level 2 in Felixstowe celebrating 15 years of activity with an open afternoon on Sat 11th February many who have been providing support for some time can get overlooked in the apportioning of grants. But there … Continue reading Youth Activities Funding For Suffolk Groups Now Available

Vandalism Again At Skate Park Leaves Lighting Unsafe

The lighting system at Felixstowe’s skate park on Orwell Green has been vandalised leaving the site unsafe to use in the evenings. The Town Council had been advised that an electrician from Suffolk Coastal Norse had attended the skate park site to adjust the time clocks to winter hours.  On inspection it was found that the electric box has suffered damage caused by vandalism.  It appears that … Continue reading Vandalism Again At Skate Park Leaves Lighting Unsafe

What’s On In December – Felixstowe And District

And so we come to that favorite time of year – well for some anyway! Whatever you feel about Xmas itself there’s a lot going on in December to chase away those winter blues. On Thursday 1st at St. John’s Church at 7.30pm is the Felixstowe Mayor’s Charity Christmas Concert in aid of the Mayor’s charities – Level Two Youth Project and Guide Dogs. Featuring music … Continue reading What’s On In December – Felixstowe And District

New Funding Stream Launced For Youth Holiday Activities

East Suffolk Youth Priority Action Group (ESYPAG) has now launched the second round of funding for their youth holiday activities programme.  The aim of the programme is to improve the variety of opportunities available to young people aged between school years 7 – 13 (ages 11-18 years) in east Suffolk, with the ESP providing £50,000 in funding to support the initiative over the next two … Continue reading New Funding Stream Launced For Youth Holiday Activities