Goodbye and Good Luck Harry!

Today in Place of Welcome we said goodbye to Harry who is moving on to an exciting new adventure with BCC. Harry joined us as a computer & social media apprentice in November 2017 and has been an important member of the team ever since. He has done some amazing work on our social media…

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Farewell Jodie

Goodbye Jodie We have been very fortunate over the last eight weeks in having Jodie, a student from Birmingham City University, on a work placement at Nechells POD. What an amazing addition to the team Jodie has been and we will really miss her. Jodie has helped us in welcoming visitors, designing posters, general admin, tasks,…

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All of Us Project Launch

All of Us Project Check out this lovely video shot and edited by Sarah Elizabeth Portraits which showcases the All of Us project launch that we held on Saturday 16th March. Thank you to Sarah Elizabeth Portraits for capturing the day in such a beautiful way.

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UCB Make Over Sessions

Last Friday students from University College Birmingham visited Nechells POD and provided Hair and Make-up sessions along side our Place of Welcome session The Students offered a range of treatments from hair styling, makeup and more. The Community really enjoyed the treatments and are looking forward to another pamper morning when the beauty students visit…

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Walking Group

It’s great to see so many attending our Active Parks BirminghamWalking Group with lead walker Tina Yates every Monday morning from 9:15 am – 10:30 am. If this sounds like something you would be interested in come into the POD next Monday and attend the group yourself for FREE!

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All of Us Project Launch

Today we launched the All of Us Project which is funded by National Lottery Community Fund. The Nechells community came along to celebrate our great news and the launch of the new project which was done by Shabana Mahmood MP. We organised a number of activities for everyone to take part in such as Arts…

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International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Nechells POD and ladies from the community went on a POD trip to Birmingham Museum. celebrate They had a brilliant experience Viewing all of the stalls which promoted empowerment and taking part in activities including spoken word poetry and arts & crafts.

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World Book Day

To celebrate World Book Day, Bloomsbury Library’s assistant Adele has been busy visiting local nurseries this week, reading stories to children and their parents/carers. During Bloomsbury Library’s Tots Time session they even made their own bookworm bookmarks to take home! Adele is a committed librarian and she always provides an outstanding service here at Bloomsbury…

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