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SMALL CHARITIES EVENT IN BLACKPOOL

SMALL CHARITIES EVENT IN BLACKPOOL


Posted By on Jun 9, 2019

You are invited you to Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde’s Small Charities Week Event on June 19th 2019. The event will be held at Lancashire Energy HQ, Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone, Squires Gate Lane, Blackpool , FY4 2QS. Parking is available. Small Charity Week celebrates and raises awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charity sector who make an invaluable contribution to the lives of millions of individuals, communities...

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White Ribbon Campaign

White Ribbon Campaign


Posted By on Nov 21, 2018

In July 2017, Blackpool on behalf of the Blackpool Domestic Abuse & Interpersonal Violence (DAIV) Partnership became White Ribbon accredited. All local authorities in Lancashire as well as the Constabulary, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and several health bodies have now been accredited as White Ribbon organisations. This involved each organisation developing an action plan to raise awareness of the...

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As part of the Fairness Commissions aim to create a ‘Fairer Blackpool’, local Community Connectors have suggested a Fairness Commission’ Award or celebration for young people/schools on how they are making Blackpool a ‘fairer’ and ‘better’ place for all the residents in Blackpool. So far  the idea is for  young people and especially those  of Primary school age to be  recognise for  their actions and acts that can contribute to a...

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Blackpool Fairtrade Schools Conference

Blackpool Fairtrade Schools Conference


Posted By on Dec 14, 2015

Over 120 Blackpool school children attended a special conference designed to raise awareness of Fairtrade. The event was hosted by the Fairness Commission as it continues to campaign for Blackpool to become a Fairtrade Town. The Blackpool Schools Fairtrade Conference aimed to inspire young people to support this bid and how they could take practical steps to make this happen. The Conference was an opened by Dr Arif Rajpura, Chairman...

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Older People’s Summit

Older People’s Summit


Posted By on Oct 9, 2015

This event was hosted by the Fairness Commission to ‘hear’ how Blackpool could become a ‘Fairer place’ and how older members of the community felt about the issues they felt were affecting their lives. The event included a special question and answer session with members of the Fairness Commission, including Dr Arif Rajpura, Chairman of Blackpool Fairness Commission, Neil Jack Chief Executive of Blackpool Council and representatives...

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