Place of Welcome at the POD

The Friday drop in coffee mornings are going well, they are a great opportunity to meet new and old friends and to have a couple of hour of fun and laughter, if you have any spare time on a Friday morning come a join the fun!

FiN Fitness with Marlon

The FiNs had a chance to work out with weights today, Marlon carefully selected a suitable set of weights for each of the FiNs and everyone enjoyed the session. Marlon will be back on Wednesday 10-11am if you would like to join in!

Tai Chi at the POD

We were lucky with the weather again today for Tai Chi with Dave from Active Parks, our numbers are steadily growing and we are all learning the art of balance and feeling the Chi. The sessions are great fun and a brilliant way to start the day. Come and join us next week 9.30-10.30 in…

Nechells Zone Games Torch Relay 2014

The annual torch relay between Nechells Zone schools took place today. The Olympic torch started out from Nechells Academy where the children and staff ran to St Clement’s, then it was on to Cromwell, St Joseph’s, Bloomsbury Nursery, Heartlands Sixth Form, St Vincent’s and finally Heartlands Academy where the relay teams were met by the…

Allotment Update June 2014

We took delivery of a lovely box of herbs and tomato plants yesterday afternoon as part of the Mother Garden Project. The allotment is growing well with the mixture of sunshine and showers we have been having lately and the strawberries and potatoes are doing really well, the ripe strawberries were harvested this morning and…

Nechells Zone Games 2014

Our Nechells Zone schools, Bloomsbury, Cromwell, Nechells, St Clement’s, St Joseph’s, St Vincent’s and Heartlands all came together today at the Alexander Stadium for the third annual zone games, the sun shone and we all had a fantastic day. All the medals and trophies were sponsored by Smurfit Kappa SSK and presented by Red Watch…

Nechells PCSO’s join POD users for Tai Chi

The Bloomsbury Active Parks Project sponsored by Coca-Cola got some new recruits for the Tai Chi lesson today when our lovely Police Community Support Officers joined our local residents for their weekly Tai Chi Session. Everyone enjoyed the gentle exercise in the sunshine with our instructor Dave and felt the Chi! (energy) flow as we…