Birmingham-based community group, Find Food Banks Brum, have published some useful information and guides for the Christmas & New Year period. These include an online guide to managing within your means.
How are you planning to pay for Christmas? From presents to food, the costs can add up quickly. Using The Money Advice Service Christmas Money Planner will help you set a budget for the festive season.
We have listed the following services that are available for people aged 50 and over. Others will also be listed in due course. In the new year we will also create two new pages on the website with resources other services.
As part of its regular meal provision at Birmingham Settlement on 19 December from 1.30pm onwards, Food Cycle will be running a family session where they will also be providing FREE Christmas hampers.
Thanks to everyone who attended the BRAG Autumn Fete at the Pavilion building, Livingstone Road Allotments. For once the weather was perfect and the attendance better than ever. Phil Bowers entertained everyone with live music and Claudette Holmes ran a children's arts workshop which was very popular.
A selection of photos from the Young People’s Half-Term Project on Arts and Heritage run by Birchfield Big Local and Ifa Yoruba Contemporary Arts Trust. The young people visited Soho House and Aston Hall – and engaged in music, dance and drama sessions at Grosvenor Road Studios.
Come and have your say at the Birchfield Ward Forum Meeting on Wednesday 21st November at Grosvenor Road Studios, 16 Grosvenor Road B20 3NP. The meeting starts at 7.00pm.