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Dancing with Catherine

Welcome back to Catherine from Creative Pathways who is going to be starting 15 more weeks of Dancing at Bank House starting today. We want to thank Creative Pathways for providing these sessions, we had so much fun dancing earlier this year and are very excited to start again. Anyone is welcome to come along […]

Tennis at Maurice Lee

We are currently playing tennis every Thursday morning (10:30am) at Maurice Lee Memorial Park. Please come along and join in whilst the weather is nice. You can either come to Bank House for 10:15am to walk up with Tom or meet him there at 10:30am.

Disposable Cameras

We have recently been lucky enough to be granted some money to run a couple of different projects. One of these is a photography project aimed at helping us to stay connected throughout these difficult times. We have a number of disposable cameras and encourage anyone to come in and collect one. The idea is […]

We’re All Vaccinated

We are happy to say that all staff are now fully vaccinated! We know that most of our members have also had either one, or both of their vaccinations so we are all well on our way to getting back to ‘normal’. We do encourage everyone to get the vaccine as we want to help […]

Derbyshire Beacon of Hope Award

Today our very own Jon has been presented with the Derbyshire Beacon of Hope Award!! This is to thank him for all of his work, throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, supporting our community! Thank you very much to Terry McDermott (Deputy Lieutenant for Derbyshire) for visiting us today and presenting Jon with his award. Congratulations Jon you […]

Roadmap Out of Lockdown

Today is the start of the government roadmap out of Lockdown. We hope that this is the real start of getting back to normal and us being able to welcome you all back into Bank House. Although this is great news we also understand that this is just a plan. We all need to continue […]

Bye Matt

Unfortunately this month we had to say goodbye to Matt one of our support workers. It is a shame we weren’t able to all say goodbye in person but we have loved having him as part of our team. We wish him all the best in his future and hope that he will continue coming […]

Happy New Year

We want to wish everyone a happy new year! We know that things have been very different and difficult this past year and unfortunately it appears that we won’t be back to ‘normal’ for a little while. However we are very hopeful that this year we will get to be back together again at some […]

Merry Christmas

Thank you to everyone for another fantastic Christmas Day. We are sad that we couldn’t all celebrate together in person this year but thanks to some amazing volunteers we were able to deliver Christmas dinner to 60 different households today. We wanted to say a big thank you to Sargent Nizzer and PC Wheldon (from […]

Meet Jen

Due to Covid-19 many of you have not had the pleasure of meeting one our new support workers, Jen. Unfortunately, Jen started right before the March 23rd Lockdown and didn’t get the chance to spend much time in Bank House before we had to close. Here are a few words from Jen: “On entering Bank […]