WESTVIEW COMMUNITY ALLOTMENT UPDATE ... WORK UNDERWAY

The Westview community centre allotment project is now in full swing. Project manager Jamie Shields takes up the story .... "With local business JJP building services providing the groundworks and developing the area ready for a brand new and exciting allotment space, things are looking greener for Eden Avenue and Fleetwood. A community space with a purpose, the allotment project is a coalition of ideas from the Healthier Fleetwood partnership and the community, for who this project is intended for. A modern design with accessibility for everyone , it is an all-inclusive and exciting new concept for allotments that has been developed to encourage residents of Fleetwood to be more green finge

GETTING INVOLVED ... STARTS WITH A BREW!

Our first event of the year will be an Afternoon Tea & Talk at Marine Hall on Wednesday 14th February from 1pm to 4pm ... ... and as that's Valentine's Day, we'd love to see you there! This will be an opportunity for residents to find out more about the many groups, activities and events in Fleetwood that support better health & wellbeing. The ballroom at Marine Hall will be laid out with tables, each hosted by one of the Healthier Fleetwood partners and visitors will be able to chat with the organisers and volunteers, moving from table to table to hear about all the positive work going on in the community. It's FREE admission and free refreshments too ... residents can just turn up on the d

YOUNG CHEF OF THE YEAR UPDATE

Without doubt one of our highlights of last year was the Fleetwood Young Chef of the Year challenge. Thanks to the team at Healthier Lancashire & South Cumbria for recording the final at Twelve Restaurant & Lounge Bar and sharing a new video on their website which you can see here. Plans for the 2018 Fleetwood Young Chef of the Year are in hand and will be announced soon. The format has proved to be so popular that schools from around the Country are looking to organise their own challenge following Fleetwood's lead.

Healthier Fleetwood is a not-for-profit organisation supporting the physical and mental health of the Town's residents by connecting them to each other, services and voluntary groups in the community. As an individual's confidence grows they take more control of their own wellbeing and an active role in the decisions that affect them. We are independent of but work in close partnership with the many organisations supporting the community.

Contact us by email: listening@healthierfleetwood.co.uk

Answerphone: 07399 093835

(We will return your call as soon as possible but this is not a 24 hour service)