October News from My Apple Juice: Apples Needed Now!

We’ve had a busy start to October at My Apple Juice but things are slightly quieter now – so we have capacity to receive people’s apples to press into bottled juice with their house name and other ...

Eight Bells for Mental Health needs your old gardening tools

Eight Bells for Mental Health is a local mental health charity based in Newbury with members from both West Berks and North Hampshire. The charity runs a drop-in centre two days a week.  Some of the members have ...

Winchcombe Place Care Home regularly holds reminiscence afternoons browsing through old publications. The adverts are in pounds, shillings and pence and the residents like to count out the amount. If any of Penny ...

A friend of ours works at a mental health unit in Swindon and part of her job is to integrate people into community activities and prevent re-admissions. Recently she has had a number of patients who have been keen ...

Allotment holders are always keen to get their hands dirty and one of our main topics of conversation, particularly over Winter, is manure! If you have any spare manure (well rotted is preferred, but not essential) ...

Maternal Care Pack Appeal for Refugees

You’ve just given birth in a tent in a foreign country. You can’t go back to your home. You have next to nothing with you.  What would you do? What would you need to be able to survive? Hope & Aid Direct ...

Margaret Wheeler will collect milk bottle tops (any colour) for a charity in Southampton who are currently raising money for a hospice. Please contact Margaret on margaretwheeler2004@yahoo.co.uk to arrange collection.