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Derby PFI Estate Inspection Dates

Area Housing Officer Cat Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Spondon Meeting point : O/s Craddock Av Community Room Arnhem Terrace (flats & houses) Grayburn Avenue Langley Road (flats) Craddock Avenue Tracey Jones & Camilla Edwards B 26th 10-11 27th 10-11 TBC   25th 10-11 Chaddesden Meeting point :

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New affordable housing development completes in Corby

Housing association Riverside has worked closely with Westleigh Developments and Corby Borough Council on the completion of affordable homes in Northamptonshire. Funding for the development was provided by Riverside and the Homes and Communities Agency. The Spey Close development, on the former site of the derelict Glasgow Rangers Club along Rockingham Road has provided much-needed

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Care and Support rebrand

Riverside ECHG has updated its name to Riverside Care and Support. Our new name was officially unveiled at a launch event last month where Executive Director Léann Hearne declared “we now have a name that says what we do on the tin”. Léann joined Chief Executive Carol Matthews at King George’s supported housing scheme in

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Scheme garden competition winners announced

The customers of Grosvenor Gardens in Tameside were proud to be the winners of this year’s regional and national Care and Support garden competition. The garden includes a large seating area, herb garden, green house, and numerous beautiful plants and trees. In addition, the residents have built a summer house, as there is no communal

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Healthy eating project success for Derby

A healthy eating project in Derby has been a huge success. Earlier this year, Riverside working together with community charity Sova secured funding through Public Health England (PHE) to deliver ‘Healthy Food, Healthy Communities’. Families from Derby’s City Point estate took part in the first batch cooking scheme of its kind. Residents learned how to

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Community events in your neighbourhood

There are plenty of community events and activities taking place in the Midlands and South East. A Riverside housing officer in Leicester, Esuf Sarafat, shares his summer highlights here: “As a housing officer working with the new Community Engagement Team led by Rupa Chandarana, I help realise lots of projects and events across the year

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