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Access ramps now available for hire

Thanks to a donation from the SCOPE Local People Programme, we now have two lightweight, folding, portable ramps available to hire. These are great for events where there is a single step at the entrance or somewhere within the venue.

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Discounts on last minute room hire at Brighthelm

Need to hire a room last minute? Try the Brighthelm’s “Room in a rush” – hire a room last minute and get a 50% discount on the usual hire price. Contact: Email or call them on 01273 964220 (9AM

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Low-cost meeting space available in central Brighton

Strike a Light – Arts & Heritage has space available to rent in its’ Brighton’s Open Market based studio (mezzanine level) between 9am-6pm throughout the year. The space is big enough for up to 8 people, and is currently available for

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Responsibilities of the Management Committee – updated information page

We’ve revised and updated our information page on Responsibilities of the Management Committee. Every community organisation has a group of people which manages its affairs – a governing body. This is often called a management committee, although your group may

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Multi-use venue on Lewes Road available for hire for free to community groups

ABOUT: The new FIELD building at Preston Barracks on Lewes Road, recently renovated after years of neglect, is now home to a number of resident innovators and makers who are developing their ideas and products in a shared space:

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FREE Football inclusion sessions for homeless people

For those experiencing or working with homeless people. Inspired by the recent Homeless World Cup held in Amsterdam and won by Mexico. Albion in the Community is providing FREE football sessions EVERY Friday at Hove Lawns, meeting at the Peace

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Chairs available for free

Brighthelm Church and Community Centre has over 100 chairs available to give away. If you are interested, please contact them directly on 01273 821512.

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Table tennis at your community centre?

Table Tennis England are offering free table tennis tables to community centres in Brighton & Hove. The person to contact about this is Keiron Pelling on or 07972 222068. Keiron said: “I am a table tennis development officer working

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Information on organising community events

Thanks to funding from the Big Lottery, we have updated and improved our information on Organising Community Events. Our new pack contains advice and information on all sorts of different aspects of running events, including: Event planning checklist Managing money

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National Citizen Service offers teams of volunteers to local organisations

The National Citizen Service (NCS) is a National Government programme of personal development for young people. Groups of young people are guided by experienced and skilled team leaders and support staff to get jobs done for organisations. The project is aimed

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