Save the Date – events in July

colourful blue and purple poster depicting Events

Meet the Funders event – 12th July 2018 from 1pm to 4pm at St Peter’s Pavilion, Hurst Street, Hindley.  Hear about funding opportunities and more, see attached “2018 flyer” for further information. Book your place by emailing [email protected]


Wigan International Jazz Festival – 12th to 15th July 2018

at Robin Park Sports Centre, please see “folded flyers” attached for further details


New Salvation Army Donation Centre opening on 19th July at 373-385 Wigan Road, Ashton in Makerfield WN4 OAR.

Forget Me Not Café – opening 21st July 2018 at St Thomas Church, Golborne

from 10am to 12 noon

Free entrance and refreshments can be purchased for a small charge. Image attached.

Mental Health Market – 26th July 2018 at 1pm to 3pm – Community Hub, 617 Liverpool Road, Platt Bridge, please see attached flyer.

 Believe Sports Awards 2018

The prestigious annual event is a chance to shine a spotlight on those volunteers, coaches and clubs passionate about local sport, as well as celebrating the achievements of local athletes. Nominate online here

Nominations close on Friday 27th July.

 Our Stars  –  Do you know an individual or a group who deserves recognition for the voluntary work they do in their street/community.  Nominations are open until 29th October 2018 and can be completed electronically on 

Please share these opportunities with anyone who may be interested.