Hednesford councillor seeks support to expand homeless outreach programme

Hednesford councillor seeks support to expand homeless outreach programme

A Hednesford town councillor who was instrumental in launching an award-winning homeless outreach and food distribution service is appealing for help to support more people living on the streets. The move is being backed by the council who are concerned about homelessness in the area. Deb Cartwright, together with fellow Hednesford resident Helen Allman, started
Read more…

Hednesford Town Council meetings go live on Facebook

Councillors in Hednesford are appealing for people to witness democracy in action thanks to a live stream of meetings on Facebook. Monthly town council sessions are now being filmed and shared on the popular social media site. It’s hoped that those watching can also have useful comments shared in the public part of the meetings.
Read more…

Town Council supports initiative to tackle loneliness

As a stated priority of Hednesford Town Council to overcome the blight of isolation and loneliness in our community they welcome the pioneering initiative with Costa Coffee in Victoria Street Hednesford to establish the first Chatter & Natter Table. The www.thechattycafescheme.co.uk explains “a Chatter & Natter table is where customers can sit if they are
Read more…

Call for Hednesford climate emergency task force to take shape

Hednesford Town Council is calling on residents concerned about climate change to join forces and pioneer moves to protect the town. The council declared a climate emergency at its meeting in June to formally recognise the environmental crisis. It has become one of a growing number of local authorities across the UK to lead its
Read more…