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Geoff Catterick (Chair) and Malcolm McKechnie (Trustee) manning the stall

East Riding Halls stall at Driffield Show

Many thanks to volunteers who manned the stall and to all our visitors who came to talk about village halls, We promoted member village halls to the public and other stall holders as venues for activities and meetings, and gave out free wild flower seeds as Grow Wild Flowery Borders winds down. We had our […]

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AGM 26 October

All members of ERAofRCB are entitled to propose resolutions to be voted on at the AGM. If you have an issue for the organisation that you want to raise with the wider membership, please contact comms.eraofrcb@gmail.com

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Conference “Hall Together”

ERAofRCB has been awarded a grant from Tescos Bags of Help to put on a conference to support village halls. We have a keynote speaker from the Prince’s Countryside Fund, as well as a variety of speakers, workshops and stalls. The event is free to members and a buffet lunch and refreshments are provided. You […]

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Grow Wild:Flowery Borders

In 2018 ERAofRCB was awarded a grant from Kew to promote the sowing of wild flowers led by halls in the East Riding. See www.growwilduk.com for pictures of progress. A small sum left over from last year was allocated to halls to further the project in the county.

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Network Meeting 18 June

We will have speakers from ERYC giving information on how they can help halls to provide more activities, sporting and social. See events for venue details. You are welcome to send as many representatives as you like

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Driffield Show 2019

The management group will be advertising village halls at the ERAofRCB stall at Driffield Show on 17 July. If you have any leaflets you would like us to advertise, please post to our office at Morley’s Yard by 12 July, or just bring them along on the day. Pop along and say hello – we’d […]

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Developing our Halls

In 2018 we received a grant to support village halls in Goole and surrounding area, to undertake a simple checklist to help halls identify areas of good practice and areas for improvement. This project is ongoing and we have contacted all the halls in the area to offer support.

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