Forge Market raise over £3K for Shining Stars ASN Theatre Group

Shining Stars Theatre Group are a Glasgow based performing school that had been struggling to find a home and had to hire different church halls, costing them money they could’ve invested into the group. When Claire and Tommy Cunningham heard of this, they sponsored the group and organised the free family fun day. Owners of Balloons4U Glasgow the pair have operated their business at the … Continue reading Forge Market raise over £3K for Shining Stars ASN Theatre Group

Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

The Motherwell branch of Betel took to the town centre in elaborate costumes to spread some Christmas cheer and raise funds for local homeless people and those struggling with addiction. The Christian charity offers shelter and opportunities to those fallen on hard times that wish to turn their life around. They allow people the chance to engage in meaningful work and help build strong relationships … Continue reading Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

Primark Cycles For Charity

Primark in Motherwell town centre are having a charity fundraiser to raise money for local charity Chris’s House. Starting on on Friday the 24th of September and continuing on to Saturday the 25th, store workers are cycling throughout the day on an exercise bike to raise as much cash as possible. Chris’s House is a Lanarkshire based mental health charity that operates in Wishaw. They … Continue reading Primark Cycles For Charity

Local pub walks 26 miles for mental health charity.

Local pub the Inn at Kippen walked the first two legs of the West Highland Way to raise money for mental health charity Back Onside, just one week before they were due to open their doors to the public. The walk was 26 miles long, starting in Milngavie and ending at Rowardennan. Laura Carey, manager of the pub, said: “With lockdown there’s been so much … Continue reading Local pub walks 26 miles for mental health charity.

Coming To A Town Near You

As lockdown restrictions begin to get lifted, Paisley prepares for its much needed face lift. Shops, bars, and restaurants have been dropping like flies since last March, but a new beginning is on the horizon as a new plan for a cinema is launched.  Paisley Community Trust – a charity that is set on putting the community at the heart of regeneration – has recently … Continue reading Coming To A Town Near You

Youth Activism Is Still Not Taken Seriously By Older Generations

“People have the ability to make change and it’s worth trying.” When the climate strikes of 2018 took place, young people all over the world campaigned and protested for the older generation to do something about the world that was falling apart around them. The media attention was astounding, young people were gathering in mass in their cities and skipping school in order to make … Continue reading Youth Activism Is Still Not Taken Seriously By Older Generations