Great Get Together at Nechells POD

Our Great Get Together Event was a huge success, despite the rainy weather we had 29 residents attend and as always the community spirits were great. We all braved the rain and sat down under the cover of the trees and gazebos with refreshments and the community chatted away about all that we hold in…

Talking Tables (Food Supplies Service)

As part of our Talking Tables (Food Supplies Service) we encourage residents who receive supplies to show off their cooking skills and share any homemade meals they make with the food provided. Below are pictures of some dishes that we had sent to us this week:• Chicken Tandoori Sandwich Filler • Chicken Tandoori Sandwich Filler…

Nechells POD Project Manager Introduction

Nechells POD Project Manager – Paul Coates I am really excited to be joining this fantastic community charity that has served Nechells so well over the last 12 years, delivering services and activities to support and respond  to the needs of the residents. I have a wealth of experience, having taught maths and business in a…

Keep in Touch Project

Keep in Touch Project Update 1 Unfortunately the POD have had to reduce our onsite activities due to Covid-19 safety restrictions. We have been lucky enough to have received funding from Neighbourhood Network Scheme (NNS) Grant Fund to provide tablets and training for some of our Over 50s, aimed at those who may feel isolated…

Bloomsbury Library at the POD

Good news! Bloomsbury Library is now operating an ‘Order and Collect’ service. Whilst you are not yet able to come into the library to browse, you can request up to 6 books from our stock and we will arrange a time slot for you to collect them from the Pod’s door on Tues/Weds. You can…

‘Party at the POD’ Summer Scheme Week 3

Another great week of ‘Party’ at the POD summer sessions, as always Nicky and Orlean have been doing a fantastic job. We have been lucky that in the mornings we were blessed with lovely summery weather, which added to all the fun the children have had in the POD playground.Throughout the week the children tested…