Lottery Funded Living Histories Project

The National Lottery funded the Nechells POD Living Histories Project through Awards for All. The project which included writing and publishing a book about the memories about living in Nechells has also been made into two short films where our community talk about their life experiences and share memories and recollections of days gone by…………

FiNs Living History Project weekend in Bath

Noran successfully applied to the Landmark Trust for a holiday in one of their beautiful properties and was able to take some of the FiNs who were part of the Living History Project sponsored by Awards for All from the Big Lottery to Elton House in Bath Somerset for a long weekend. Elton House was…

FiN visit to Birmingham New Library

As Kay our Plus Fit instructor is on Holiday this week the FiN group visited the Birmingham New Library this morning. The weather was not brilliant, so unfortunately we did not get to see much of the secret gardens, but as we arrived early we had the Shakespeare memorial room all to ourselves and the…

Busy day at the POD

The POD was a hive of activity this morning, every available space was in use! As well as our usual Friday programme including the IT courses, GCSE English and the Parents Forum Group who were joined by the FiNs for a brilliant advice session on the recent changes to the benefit system presented by Yousef…

FiNs Pantomine Trip

The FiNs went to see the Pantomime Snow White at the Birmingham Hippodrome this afternoon. The tickets were booked way back in April to get the best seats and the time seems to have gone by so quickly it was lovely to have something exciting to do on a cold wet January day. The show…