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25 September
2017

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  • The Clubhouse hosts gin masterclass for 50 carers

    The Clubhouse hosts gin masterclass for 50 carers

    On the 6th September, the New World Trading Company very kindly hosted a wonderful afternoon celebration for 50 unpaid carers who are all part of the ‘mytime’ initiative. The event was held at the Clubhouse in Liverpool One, just one of the NWTC restaurants, and carers were invited... read more

    25 September 2017

  • Watersports Centre receives £49.50 in donations

    Watersports Centre receives £49.50 in donations

    A customer of our watersports centre has helped fundraise for our Wheelyboat campaign. Katie Forman visited the centre with her mum, Wendy, to find out what activities are available for people with disabilities. The team told her about a few things she could participate in but also mentioned... read more

    22 September 2017

  • Visiting Grandad at Work

    Visiting Grandad at Work

    Last week Liverpool Watersports Centre got an special visit from Clive's 6 year old Grandaughter. Clive has worked at the centre for many years so it was lovely for him to be able to show Sofia around and for her to see where her Grandad works. Sofia got to see the older kids playing on the... read more

    21 September 2017

  • Young person from Supported Lodgings starts university

    Young person from Supported Lodgings starts university

    One of our Supported Lodgings service users, Graz Jocius, will be leaving on Sunday to start at Edge Hill University. At age 13, Graz moved from Lithuania to the UK with his mum where he quickly settled down and made lots of friends. When his mum went back to Lithuania to visit family Graz... read more

    15 September 2017

  • 23 staff celebrate 405 years combined service at Long Service Awards

    23 staff celebrate 405 years combined service at Long Service Awards

    Today, Local Solutions held its annual Long Service Awards where 23 staff celebrated a combined service of 405 years. The awards were held at the Liverpool Marriott Hotel with a presentation of certificates, champagne and flowers in recognition of the commitment and dedication to the... read more

    8 September 2017

  • Crown Pub raises £703.50 for Bullybusters!

    Crown Pub raises £703.50 for Bullybusters!

    On Sunday 27th August, The Crown Pub in Liverpool City Centre held a fundraiser for Bullybusters. The pub, which is situated on Lime Street, organised a battle of the bands event and kindly donated the proceeds to help our anti-bullying initiative. All together they raised an incredible... read more

    31 August 2017

  • Liverpool Carers Centre supports Liverpool’s bid for Commonwealth game

    Liverpool Carers Centre supports Liverpool’s bid for Commonwealth game

    With Liverpool’s bid to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022 well underway, Liverpool Carers Centre got into the spirit by holding a health and wellbeing session at our watersports centre. The session took place on Tuesday 8 th August and offered carers the chance to take part in rafted... read more

    9 August 2017

  • Mersey Mermaids on BBC Radio Merseyside

    Mersey Mermaids on BBC Radio Merseyside

    On 25th July, BBC Radio Merseyside ran a feature on the Mersey Mermaids, a group of open water swimmers who meet every Tuesday at our watersports centre in Queen's Dock. The interview was part of the Tony Snell breakfast show and included 4 of the swimmers as well as Brendan Roche - one of... read more

    25 July 2017

  • 'Say no to Domestic Abuse' football fun day

    'Say no to Domestic Abuse' football fun day

    On Tuesday 18th July, Worst Kept Secret took part in a 'Say no to Domestic Abuse' football fun day which was organised by the Liverpool County Football Association. Research shows that there is a rise in domestic abuse when the football season starts or there is an international tournament... read more

    18 July 2017

  • Local Solutions supports Women Against Domestic Abuse Cup 2017

    Local Solutions supports Women Against Domestic Abuse Cup 2017

    Our Worst Kept Secret service (WKS) will be supporting this year’s Women against Domestic Abuse Cup which is taking place on Tuesday 18th July. The women against Domestic Abuse Cup is a football tournament for women taking place at The Power League Whittle Street and is organised by... read more

    14 July 2017








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