Forum AGM 20th March 2021

The Hanover and Elm Grove Communities Forum Annual General Meeting takes place tomorrow (Saturday) at 2pm The meeting will take place on Zoom and here is the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89953620609?pwd=NlNvU2RqWjkxdzIybmRkczZwSnNhdz09 Meeting ID: 899 5362 0609 Passcode: V4uk2a One tap mobile +442030512874,,89953620609#,,,,*718312# United Kingdom +442034815237,,89953620609#,,,,*718312# United Kingdom AGENDA 1            Welcome & introductions 2            Chairs annual report 3.            Finance Update … Continue reading Forum AGM 20th March 2021

Hanover & Elm Grove Ward Funding – how should we use it?

Dear Forum member, We are inviting you  to a Communities Forum special session to help prioritise the spending of the local councillor ward funds in ways that maximise community benefit. The meeting will be on zoom and will discuss bids from community groups and others to spend between £2,300 and £3,000 funds. The zoom will … Continue reading Hanover & Elm Grove Ward Funding – how should we use it?

A new start for Gladstone Court

Gladstone Court is a residential housing development on Hartington Road adjacent to St Martins School. The block itself is not new, having formed variously student accommodation and social housing over the years, but it is about to embark upon a new chapter. In January of this year, Housing Committee approved a proposal to buy the … Continue reading A new start for Gladstone Court

A council for our community?

Since its foundation as an unincorporated voluntary association in 2019, the Hanover & Elm Grove Communities Forum has been considering the longer term structure and future of the group, and how the community voice and needs of the area may be best represented, amplified and actioned to deliver improved locally responsive services and opportunities for … Continue reading A council for our community?

A Low Traffic Neighborhood for Hanover and Elm Grove?

One unexpected outcome of the Covid-19 Pandemic is a change in the way our streets are used, with the combination of low traffic levels, good weather and a more home centered existence for most of us, our streets have become real community spaces, where neighbours can  meet – often for the first time – and … Continue reading A Low Traffic Neighborhood for Hanover and Elm Grove?