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Reflections of a return to normality

September 10, 2021

This summer we celebrated the fact we were able to host in person. events again. Among them we had three family fun days run in collaboration with Xtra Special Families, T-shirt printing workshops and two pond dipping events with the Parks Trust. Summer proves easier for more covid safe events as we have more opportunities…

What’s the summer of 2021 looking like?

March 16, 2021

The February half term marked the anniversary since the last Community Connectors in person event. It was a fun filled family fun day at the Broughton Pavilion with over 100 attendees. With Easter fast approaching and the governments road map of restriction easing published, it’s time to start looking ahead at making the most of…

A look back at the last year

November 10, 2020

When people mention 2020 I years to come, it will probably not be greeted with illation, more a negative response to a year that threw the world in to chaos. So I want to start by reflecting on some positives for the last 12 months. Firstly, we survived into a 5th year, from a group…

Community Awards

New Committee Members and Awards

November 14, 2019

It’s November and we’ve just hosted our Annual General Meeting (AGM). This year we squeezed it into our our Community Awards, a ceremony that celebrated all those fantastic members of the community who give their time to make where we live better. As part of the AGM, We say goodbye to outstanding committee and select…

A big thank you!

June 3, 2019

Since 2016 the volunteers and volunteer committee members have been working hard to collaborate with as many residents and groups within Broughton and Brooklands as we possibly can. We’ve also had support from commercial partners too. This has resulted in a wide range of events being organised in our area, along with some fantastic relationships…

All go this spring!

March 27, 2019

So as we enter in to the lighter, longer days, the volunteers supporting the Community Connectors have been working up new events, collaborations and building more connections across our community. Firstly, thank you to Alison from the Coop who recently attended our open committee meeting, hopefully a new ally, that hope to be supporting more…

New committee and reflections from the Chair

October 24, 2018

This week the Annual General Assembly (AGM) was held at Brooklands Pavilion. At the AGM we welcome new and existing members of the committee as well as supporters and volunteers from the previous year. Nominated and Seconded this year to stand as a member of the committee are: Katie Bannister, Jake Talbot, George Taylor, Hannah…

Friday Night Presents.. Success

October 17, 2018

September saw our first Friday Night Dinner Presents… event which was very successful. Seeing the community get together over some fish and chips and a bit of swing music was a great way to spend a Friday evening. October was just as popular with a Greek food theme and a variety of singers to entertain.…

Help for Broughton Cycling Group

July 3, 2018

In May we supported the Broughton Cycling Group with their 3rd Cycling Sportive.

Big Lunch

June 28, 2018

This year’s Big Lunch was held at Broughton Fields Primary School, and was a huge success with over 300 attendees.