Sep 25

Wednesday with Friends – social group

Come along to our new social group called – Wednesday with friends The group is based in the Lighthouse Project and meets on a Wednesday afternoon starting from 1pm. It is open to new visitors and is intended to be an informal time of socialising, conversation and activities with refreshments. The idea behind Wednesday with …

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Sep 25

Poetry Group – Monday 20th October

POETRY GROUP at the Lighthouse The poetry group is open to anyone to attend no matter whether you are interested in reading, writing or just listening to poetry. It is held in an informal setting and everyone is encouraged. No previous experience is necessary. All you have to do is come along and attend. Come …

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Sep 24

Council Benefits drop-in advice sessions

Council benefits drop-in advice – every 2 weeks Do you need any help or advice about your council benefits, or have you wondered if you might be entitled to certain ones? We have drop-in advice sessions on a Wednesday every fortnight between 12:30pm – 1:30pm. The sessions are provided by Rochdale MBC staff who can …

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Jul 04

Why don’t you..? back to work essentials

Why don’t  you…? is our 12-session employability and motivation course, aimed at helping you to improve yourself, your employment and computer skills, build confidence and motivation, develop your skills and help you to learn how to use the internet for job searches and making online applications. In a recent survey 90% of employers rated Email, word processing and …

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Jun 16

There is more to a foodbank than just food

News from the network – There is more to a foodbank than just food. ‘There is more than just a food parcel being given here, it’s the compassion and understanding. Someone fighting your corner.’ These are the words of a Salisbury mum who gave powerful evidence on facing hunger to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on their …

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May 27

New Church Led foodbank to open – June 2014

Church led Foodbank to open at the Lighthouse Middleton Central Foodbank is a new community project that is due to open in June. Rising out of the growing concern that many people have about food poverty and the challenges that families and individuals face in these hard economic times, a number of local churches in …

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May 21

Food Raising coffee morning – Friday 30th May 11am.

Foodraising Coffee Morning The Lighthouse Project is holding a Food Raising coffee morning in support of the Middleton Central Foodbank that is to open shortly. The coffee morning is being held on Friday 30th May 2014 from 11am, and will include drinks, a talk and a tour. Visitors are being encouraged to bring a donation …

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Apr 10

Lighthouse photographer wins Cathedral prize

Lighthouse Photographer wins Cathedral Prize Kevin Gilbo who is a member of the Middleton Photography club, which meets at Lighthouse Project every Wednesday, has recently won top prize in Manchester Cathedrals ‘Capture the Cathedral’ photography competition, with a picture of ‘the Angel Stone’. Visiting the Cathedral Kevin saw that they were running a photography competition …

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Apr 01

Foodbank at the Lighthouse Project – coming soon

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Latest News – Coming Soon Inspire Middleton has been working with a number of local churches to set up and establish an emergency Foodbank in Middleton. The project which will operate under the name of Middleton Central Foodbank is part of the national network of Trussell Trust foodbanks. Members of several local churches have been working …

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Feb 06

CAP Money course starts – Thur 13th Feb 2014

Don’t let your finances bring you down – we can help CAP MONEY – the ideal way to help you manage your money better and to learn to budget, save and spend well. This new course starts at the Lighthouse Project on: THURSDAY 13th February 2014, 12:45 – 2:45pm   I went from feeling really …

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