“It was just fantastic to see these people who give up so much of their time – and whose efforts so often go unrecognised – have one evening when it’s all about them for a change. It was great to see them really enjoying themselves.”
“Every weekend is a little miracle,” says Jonny, owner of Bluebelles café on Portobello Road. “To serve as many customers as we do from our small kitchen is an incredible team effort. But when there’s that many people, you know you’re doing something right.”
For school-leavers and young adults struggling in today’s competitive job market, the world of applications and interviews can seem like a daunting place. And the longer a person stays out of formal education or training, the more difficult it becomes to take those first steps towards full time employment.
With the latest arrivals on-site and starting to learn their trades, there are now seven apprentices working on the Wornington Green redevelopment as part of the joint initiative between Catalyst Gateway and the contractor, Ardmore. So are the new apprentices finding their feet and what does the scheme mean to them? Let’s find out…
As a member of the Phase 2 Design Group, Shaip has been instrumental in helping architects Conran and Partners understand the needs of Wornington Green’s residents, and he has seen first-hand how their suggestions and requests have been incorporated into the plans for the new homes.
United Living have progressed well with internal finishes, work to the roof and communal areas on Bond Mansions.Read More...
Next Two Weeks
- ‘Men’s Shed’ initiative
We’re working with Meanwhile Community Gardens and Golborne Community Champions to develop a pilot ‘Men’s Shed’ projectRead More...
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