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News: September 2018

An adult and children enjoying themselves at the Blacon Festival over the summer

More than 17,000 residents of all ages have enjoyed taking part in a fun-filled summer of activities in Blacon.

Posted on 27 Sep 2018
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At Sanctuary Housing we are committed to the welfare of our residents and staff. To honour this commitment, we have signed up to two national campaigns to tackle domestic violence.

Posted on 26 Sep 2018
Shiregreen annual careers fair

An annual careers fair proved to be just the job for Shiregreen residents, as more than 150 people found out about local employment and training opportunities.

Posted on 26 Sep 2018
The opening on the new communal lounge.

Residents from a retirement scheme in Herne Bay have expressed delight at the recent transformation of their communal lounge, thanks to a generous lottery grant.

Posted on 26 Sep 2018
Sport and exercise classes will be held at Blacon Adventure Centre.

Health and fitness is all the rage in Blacon thanks to sports and exercise classes supported by Sanctuary Housing.

Posted on 26 Sep 2018
A member of the 231st Shiregreen Scout group with one of the silhouettes.

A Shiregreen community group will mark this year’s centenary of the end of the First World War through a poignant display of silhouettes.

Posted on 20 Sep 2018
A parent and pre-schooler at one of the workshops.

Parents and pre-schoolers can learn skills that will benefit the whole family, thanks to funding from Sanctuary Housing.

Posted on 20 Sep 2018
Winners of the gardening vouchers

A pair of gardeners from Shiregreen have had their blooming fantastic efforts rewarded after coming top in Sanctuary Housing’s Shiregreen Garden Competition.

Posted on 18 Sep 2018
Stay gas safe

Sanctuary Housing is marking is Gas Safety Week 2018 this week (17 – 23 September), which aims to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of taking care of boilers, hobs and other gas appliances.

Posted on 18 Sep 2018
Hayley Duff, Katie Jarvis, Chris Silvey

Eye-catching images taken by young photographers from the Rochford district have been exhibited at a very special presentation evening in the Rochford Methodist Church Hall.

Posted on 18 Sep 2018



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