EnviroAbility News

House of Lords recognise work of the Basement Youth Trust

The work of a Ross-on-Wye charity, The Basement Youth Trust, is being recognised; there will be a reception at The House of Lords on November 25th, and Keith and Sue Wilding, the trustees, have each received an invitation to the ceremony. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 5th of November 2015

Planning a really big festive lunch

Plans are underway for a joint effort by several community interest groups in Ross-on-Wye, to put on a Christmas lunch on Christmas day for older and more vulnerable people to celebrate together. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 30th of October 2015

New scooter can travel further

A new volunteer at EnviroAbility has helped put a useful addition to the charity’s motorised scooters back on the road. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 10th of October 2015

Refurbishment creates great art at the skatepark

Lots has been going on at Ross Skate Park recently thanks to a partnership between Ross Town Council, EnviroAbility and The Basement Trust . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 13th of June 2014

Councillor sees ‘a different world’

Last Thursday Ross Town Councillor Andrew Atkinson took on the challenge of spending the day in a mobility scooter. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 12th of September 2013

Sir Grow-A-Lot awarded £95,000 to get local people growing their own food.

Simon Cutter, Cllr John Edwards, Anthony Lowther, Julie Tyler, the Major of Ross Cllr David Ravenscroft, George Thompson and Dennis Humble, gather to mark the first plough in the ground for the project

A PROJECT which will bring jobs and a new way for local people to grow their own food is sprout­ing thanks to lottery funding.  The community food project in Ross has been awarded nearly £95,000 in funding from Local Food, a £57.5 mil­lion programme supported by the Big Lottery Fund, which provides funding for projects work­ing to make local food more accessible and afford­able to communities. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 21st of November 2012

Textile bank targeted by thieves

STAFF at the Ross-based charity EnviroAbility were shocked to discover their textile bank, in Station Street, was broken into by thieves last week. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 1st of September 2011

ART members working for the town

MADAM, From the comments made in her letter, it is clear that Susan Price is very passionate about Ross and wants to see it succeed. She is not alone. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 19th of May 2011

Bells ring out to draw the shoppers

The Association of Ross Traders - ART - organised a fantastic Christmas Fair in the cnetre of town on Sunday and were rewarded by a beautiful sunny day to bring out the crowds. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 9th of December 2010

Golden moment for town

Ross-in-Bloom is celebrating a glorious Gold award for the town, following the visit by Heart of England in Bloom judges in July. . . . read more

Published by The Ross Gazette on 24th of September 2010

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