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  • Mon, 12/06/2017 - 22:12

    I am writing because I am concerned that confusion is spreading about the impact of the Lobbying Act on charities and I want to reassure NCVO members.

    There is no doubt that the Lobbying Act is flawed and there is scope for substantial improvement.

  • Mon, 12/06/2017 - 21:41

    Mustard Tree's Salford Freedom Project are currently very low on stock of Food Bank items.

    This stock is given out as part of their Emergency Food Provision following referrals from partner agencies, charities and other organisations in the local area, including some self-referrals.

  • Mon, 12/06/2017 - 18:19


    There is to be a picnic in the small field in Worthington Park, Sale, M33 2DQ on Saturday 17th June at 12noon.  The event is part of the Great Get Together in honour of Jo Cox,
    Bring blankets, food, children and dogs!

    In celebration of Jo’s belief that we have more in common, we would love you to be part of The Great Get Together weekend.

  • Mon, 12/06/2017 - 17:18

  • Thu, 08/06/2017 - 21:42

  • Thu, 08/06/2017 - 20:37

    July 4th, 2017 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

    Manchester The Studio

    With only 4 weeks until The Latest Technology in Learning: Reshaping the Educational Landscape Event spaces are now limited. We advise if you are interested, get intouch with Colette today on 0161 376 9007 to hold or secure your place.

  • Thu, 08/06/2017 - 20:03

  • Thu, 08/06/2017 - 19:30

    The Manchester Half Marathon is back after great successes in 2016 – 74% of the top 50 athletes recorded PB’s, confirming that this is one of the fastest courses for a half marathon.

    The race village is situated at the Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire County Cricket Club in Manchester, and the route goes through Trafford, and finishes back at the race village.

  • Wed, 07/06/2017 - 19:10

    Want to get your news out there?

    Want to tell the community about your event? 

    We have free space in the June edition of VCAT News out next week. 

    Deadline for submission - Monday 11th June.



  • Sun, 04/06/2017 - 14:02