PEN PAL PROJECT WINS THE VOTE AT STIRLING SOUP

A pilot pen pal project aimed at connecting youngsters and pensioners won the public vote at Stirling Soup 5. Contact the Elderly will use their £425 winnings to set up an initiative linking up local primary schools with guests from their local tea party groups. Morna O’May, the charity’s Head of Service for Scotland, said: [...]

By | May 22nd, 2018|

SOUP IS BACK ON THE MENU

Stirling Soup is back on the menu this weekend, giving five more local projects the chance to win community funding. Soup 5, will take place on Friday 18 May at Stirling Rugby Club at 7pm, with entertainment provided by Stirling musician Craig Ferrie. The concept of Soup is simple. You donate £5 (or more if [...]

By | May 16th, 2018|

WHY SHOP WHEN YOU CAN SWAP?

Forth Environment Link is urging Falkirk shoppers to swap not shop this May. The charity is holding its first clothes swap event at Revive Falkirk, 199a High Street, on Saturday 26 May from 12noon-4pm. To take part in the swap, you should drop off your unwanted clothes and accessories before Wednesday 23 May. (Revive is [...]

By | May 15th, 2018|

STIRLING PUPILS TO GROW KNOWLEDGE OF LOCAL FOOD

Pupils at Stirling High School will be growing their knowledge of local food and nutrition thanks to a new community partnership with Stirling Food Assembly. The successful online local producers’ market, which is ranked among the top five food assemblies in the UK, will now be held at Stirling High School every Thursday from 4.30-6.30pm. [...]

By | May 14th, 2018|