Handmade Parade


We invited our friends from Rochdale and Calderdale to come to the Handmade Parade Hebden Bridge 25th September. It was – as usual – amazing. We also had time for ice creams, coffees, teas, hot chocolates, dates, nuts, etc. The play area in the park was very popular with the children. Many thanks to our […]

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St Augustine Centre


Thanks to St Augustine’s Centre in Halifax for inviting us to their event on Friday. Congratulations with their new extension building, which looks amazing. We also had to say goodbye to two longstanding and amazing staff members, one is moving to London and one needs a 6-months break after a heavy workload for the last […]

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Trip to the seaside


49 of us went to the seaside in Fleetwood on 31st August. We had a great day out and luckily the weather was sunny and warm. We started off at St Augustine’s Centre in Halifax to pick up one half of the group before going to Rochdale train station to pick up the second half […]

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Camping trip


We had a fantastic camping trip to Old Chamber campsite above Hebden Bridge with 31 friends from Rochdale on 1st and 2nd August. Our friends from Rochdale had made a lovely lunch for us all to share on the Monday. We had games, walks, socialising, etc. Two local artists, Lizzie and Linda, made some beautiful […]

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Various activities


St Augustine’s Centre and Together We Grow were invited to a former farm between Walsden and Littleborough as they want refugees and asylum seekers to visit the place. They were much wants to create a sustainable place using local wood, having workshops, courses, allotment, orchard, etc. Together We Grow was also invited by Calderdale Cares […]

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St Augustine Centre’s Open Day

STA open day 22.6.2022

St. Augustine’s Centre in Halifax had a fantastic Open Day on Wednesday 22nd June with hundreds of people attending. There were a lot of stalls, including from various communities displaying there cakes & snacks from their home countries. There were stalls for people to sign up to the use of libraries, Calderdale College, volunteering, sport […]

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Plants delivered


Thanks again to everyone who donated plants. Some of which went to Rochdale but most of them went to Calderdale. At St Augustine’s Centre in Halifax people could take the plants, plant pots, window boxes, compost, seeds, etc they wanted. Each person were allowed to take five types of seeds. There are still some plants, […]

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