The Snap Tin Community Hub has been able to provide funding for an independent organisation called Ieye Drone Search and Rescue. The money helped to purchase extra batteries, so the drone is able to stay out longer to search for missing animals and people. Visit the Ieye Drone Facebook page to find out how they’ve […]
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We are very excited to be involved in the Jubilee Fun Day to be held in Phoenix Park on Wednesday 1st June (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.) as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations locally. This is a free family event during the half-term holidays (before the extended Bank Holiday weekend) involving lots of […]
The Christmas Fayre organised by The Community Shop was well attended, it was great to see so many people support local businesses and get involved in the festivities.We were pleased to be able to help by funding an inflatable grotto and toys for distribution within the grotto.
Earlier this year the Snap Tin Community Hub funded 13 members from the community and local organisations to complete an accredited First Aid course.These first aiders will be available to attend future community events to provide first response support.
The last few months have been so difficult for our community and with the Covid-19 outbreak causing heartache and problems for many people it has been a struggle to continue with our work. These are certainly the most challenging times that most of us have lived through but hopefully with the relaxing of some restrictions […]
Over the summer months Big Local has been very busy helping groups in our commumity to put on events and has also helped a number of newly formed community groups to become established. Our Support Worker has also worked with organisations to bring a number of events to Goldthorpe including the increasingly popular Dearne Community […]
This much anticipated event will be held on 28th September 2019 at the Astrea Academy (formerly Dearne ALC). As part of this years festival a number of local groups and organisations will be creating a Mosaic at a number of sessions, to be held at different locations within Goldthorpe. The aim of these sessions will […]
Dementia Action Week The Alzheimer’s Society are running this free session on the 21st May, 10.00 am to 12.00 pm at the Snap Tin Cafe, Goldthorpe, S63 9PG. Click here for more information
The Snap Tin Cafe is one of Big Locals flagship projects and and has fast become a central community hub where people are gathering to not only enjoy good food and company but also enjoy a whole range of activites and workshops. Due to the many sucesses of the cafe they are now looking to […]
The Dearne Community Allotment was set up nearly 2 years ago on the George Street allotment site at Highgate, with the following aims; To involve local people in local food growing, harvesting, cooking, eating and enjoying fresh healthy food and taking physical exercise To provide volunteering, work experience and training opportunities in local food growing […]