Forum, Monday 23 September 2019, 6.30pm at Ulleskelf Village Hall
The next Tadcaster and Villages Forum will be on Monday 23 September 2019 at Ulleskelf Village Hall from 6.30pm. The theme of the meeting will be crime and crime prevention; Inspector Martin Wedgwood from North Yorkshire Police will be in attendance. The flyer for the meeting is available to view online here.
Partnership Board, 9 September 2019
The next meeting of the Tadcaster and Villages Partnership Board will be on 9 September 2019 at The Ark, Tadcaster. The deadline for funding applications to be considered at this meeting was noon, Thursday 29 August 2019. Please make sure you check the funding pages if you are completing an application for funding. The agenda for the meeting is now available to view online here.
Forum - 22 July 2019, The Ark, Tadcaster
The Tadcaster an Villages CEF met at Riley Smith Hall on Monday 22 July to hear about disabiloty awareness from Selby District Disability Forum. The Forum worked together to look at how to make life better for people with disabilities in the local area; most members had health conditions or disabilities, so were 'experts by experience'. The meeting was well attended and provoked some interesting discussions.
Partnership Board - 10 June 2019, The Ark, Tadcaster
The CEF Partnership Board met on 10 June 2019 in Tadcaster to discuss a number of issues, including Tadcaster Today magazine and funding applications from the Girl Guides, the Tadcaster Event Management Project Team, Stutton Village Social Committee and 1st Tadcaster Scouts. The following funding was awarded:
- 1st Tadcaster Girl Guides, ‘Tadcaster Guide Unit Camping Equipment’, £900
- Stutton Village Social Committee, ‘Request for funding to purchase equipment’, £350
- 1st Tadcaster Scouts, ‘Replacement of marquee type shelter’, £500
- TEMPT, ‘Tadcaster Festival of Cycling’, £500
Did you know that in the Selby and Ainsty Constituency, according to a report produced by Independent Age, there are an estimated 1,401 households not claiming pension credits to which they are entitled? The average weekly payment is £49.21, and it's thought that around £3.1 million pounds' worth of pensions credits are going unclaimed. For more information, the full study is available to view online here.
If you think this applies to yourself or someone you know, you can get further advice online from the government on how to claim pension credits here.
Tadcaster Community Library - Management Committee
Tadcaster Community Library are currently looking for new members to join their Management Committee. To register your interest, contact Chris or Katherine at Selby District AVS on 01727 291111 or email email@example.com.
Being a Successful Community Activist - influencing change in your community!
This is an exciting, new and free opportunity for people living in Selby District who want to make a difference to their community. You may be someone who just has an idea or be part of a new group / organisation that you want to develop. The Community Activist Development Programme enables participants to focus on a specific issue / initiative they wish to address and promote within their community. Selby District AVS, funded by Selby District Council, will provide you with:
A practical 6-part training course
Intensive support and guidance to address your development needs
Further themed training events focusing on IT, Finances, and Social Isolation. This opportunity is limited to a small number of individuals, so find out more please contact Chris Hailey-Norris firstname.lastname@example.org.