November 2021 Newsletter

More bumper crops from our community garden are sent to local foodbank

Our community garden has continued to be bountiful into the autumn months thanks to the hard work of our team of gardening volunteers. Over a hundred kilograms of organically grown fruit and veg have been contributed since the summer to Provide Devon who help local people in times of crisis.

If you shop at the Co-op and are a member, please support our community garden project by selecting us as your chosen community cause. This means Co-op donates a small percentage from what you spend in-store to our garden.

Click here to choose us as your cause.

Festive Holiday Club for Kids with FREE spaces

Our multi-activity Holiday Club is set to return this Christmas school holiday with plenty of fun games, sports and festive activities laid on from 8am to 5.30pm.

Once again we are able to offer FREE spaces to children that receive free school meal benefit as part of Plymouth City Council’s Fit and Fed programme.

To find out more and book into the club please visit our website.

Last chance to try a class for free + new Sunday cycle class available

Tomorrow is the last day that we are offering free classes for new customers and no joining fee on any of our memberships. Don’t forget that even if you are a gym member or class member, you can try THE TRIP cycle class for free if you’ve not tried it yet. Please contact us for details.

Plus, we have a new timetable out for December, including a Sunday spin class. Check it out here on our website. Our Christmas eve to New Near times will be released shortly.

To get our no joining fee offer before it ends click here!

Discovery College students get inspiring careers talks

This month students from courses across the Discovery College have been listening to inspiring talks from people within a variety of industries. Some of the speakers even included ex-students returning to talk about their career journeys after leaving college. Talks included staff from Plymouth Argyle, Crown Plaza Hotel, The Army and more. To find out more about our post-16 courses click here.

Win over £1000 of Christmas goodies!

It’s that time of year once again where we have lots of great prizes on offer for you to win just in time for Christmas! There are over 20 prizes on offer including spa days, electronics, wine tasting experiences, M&S Food vouchers, meals at esteemed Plymouth restaurants and much more!

Click here to check out our list of prizes and all the amazing local businesses that kindly sponsored them. To enter the raffle simply speak to a member of staff who will be able to sell you tickets for £1 each!

As always, proceeds raised from our raffle help support our most vital services for vulnerable young people.

Local businesses lend their community support

Recently we have been overwhelmed by the kind support of many local businesses who have stepped in to help us improve our centre and services our in a variety of ways. Here are some of the amazing contributions we have recently had; Greenlight Training & Safety and their team of students kindly plastered our dance studio, Plymouth Community Homes painted some of our classroom spaces, Open Hearts Open Borders donated items and food vouchers towards our college youth provision and breakfast club, Babcock International donated office and classroom furniture, Roberts Flooring and Mitie kindly refurbished some of our office areas.

We are extremely grateful to all of these businesses and the many more that continue to support us and our community!

Santa is in need of helpers

Roborough Rotary Club is in need of volunteers including children to support their Santa charity collections. Click here to see the collection dates. If you are interested in getting involved then please contact Helen West at helen.westfm@gmail.com

New measures across our centre

Please be aware that we are stepping up our covid-safe measures across our centre to keep everyone safe. Please see the full details of our new measures on our website.

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