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Fairtrade City hosts Event for Fairtrade Fortnight

A group of erstwhile Fairtrade Supporters are arranging a Fairtrade Festival in the Clipper during Fairtrade Fortnight this year. The event will run from Thursday 28 February to March 2. Mary Elphinstone who is organising the event became a re-seller of Fairtrade goods with a monthly stall at her church in 2006. She was well…
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Former Bond Agent Heads Octopus Body

The enthusiasm, determination and power of people living in Plymouth will drive real social change and help transform the city in 2019, believes the new Chief Executive Officer of POP+; the organisation which supports the city’s Voluntary and Community Sector. Matt Bell, takes over the position of CEO from Jacky Clift who retired in 2018…
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A Year of POP+

The city reaps benefits from a vintage year at POP+ Vulnerable families, lonely older people and bored teenagers are among the many people in Plymouth whose lives have been transformed because of the Plymouth Octopus Project or POP+ as it is known. Last year the organisation which supports the voluntary and community sector in Plymouth,…
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Plymouth Energy Community – Curtains to Cold

Can you help say Curtains to Cold?! Plymouth Energy Community are starting a new Curtains to Cold project to provide curtains for cold homes as means of extra insulation for residents who simply can’t afford to buy them. PEC plan to collect used curtains, organise and store them, amend them if required and redistribute them…
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Move More

Many people make resolutions at the start of the New Year and One You Plymouth would like to encourage you to make a resolution to Move More in 2019!   Simple goals and changes can make a real difference to your life. It might be as simple as walking more each day or you might want to consider…
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Devon Girls Can

The Devon Girls Can project is back and will be launched on Monday 21st January. Active Devon is looking for groups and organisations that deliver brilliant initiatives, to come on board and bring this amazing campaign to life. Further info here. 

Plymouth Dementia Action Alliance Meeting – Thursday 13th December

The next Plymouth Dementia Action Alliance Meeting will be held on December 13th at Room RLB303, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University. Detailed agenda here: Agenda 13.12.18

Zebra Collective – Level 2 Single Agency Safeguarding Children Training

Zebra Collective is now offering Level 2 Single Agency Safeguarding Children Training as the newest addition to their wide range of learning opportunities & training courses. Book soon and take advantage of introductory early bird prices! Thursday 17th January 2019 9.30am – 4.00pm or evening alternative split over two evenings on Monday 21st January and Wednesday…
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Brexit Public Meeting – Sunday 2nd December

Luke Pollard MP is hosting a public meeting on Brexit this Sunday, 2nd December between 2pm-4pm in the Drake Room at Plymouth Guildhall.   POP+ does not express a particular view, but sharing as this is a democratic forum to share your views on the latest Brexit deal.   Further info here.

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