Archive 2013 News

Parent and Child Group celebrate the end of term with a party

The Parent and Child language group celebrated the end of term with a party today. The group will restart on ...
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Adult Education Computer Course

Students on the Adult Education IT course at the POD on Friday's learnt all about making their own greetings cards ...
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Shared lunch for POD teams

Everyone based at the POD took an hour out to enjoy a shared lunch and Secret Santa present swap. POD ...
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ChildLine delivers gifts to the POD

Tracey from the NSPCC ChildLine team delivered presents for the children of Nechells this afternoon. The gifts were generously donated ...
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Sunshine Gang Pantomime

The Sunshine Gang worked hard this term to ensure that their end of term pantomime was the best yet. The ...
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Heartlands Festive Lunch for the FiNs

Heartlands Academy food technology students in years 10 and 11 cooked an amazing three course festive meal for the FiNs ...
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Fund raising for the POD

Mary has been very busy over the last few week making lots of fantastic knitted toys, teddy bears and gloves ...
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Latest POD Post available now

The latest edition of the POD Post is now available to download here or you can collect your free copy ...
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Community Lunch Christmas 2013

We had the Christmas Community Lunch today, over 60 people including local residents, Aston fire station green watch fire fighters, ...
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FiNs visit Evesham Country Park

After the cheque presentation by Sergeant Graham the FiNs climbed aboard the mini buses for their trip to Evesham Country ...
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Great POD Post News!

Sergeant Simon Graham from West Midlands Police Nechells visited the POD this morning with some great news. Our application to ...
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Red Watch Visits the POD

West Midlands Fire Service Red Watch fire crew from Aston Fire Station visited Megan's Parent and Child Language Group at ...
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FiNs win Local Heroes Community Project of the Year 2013

Today a small group of FiNs travelled to Edgbaston County Cricket Ground to attend the Birmingham Mail Annual Local Heroes ...
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Zenia wins the Local Hero Award at the 9th Annual Chamberlain Awards Ceremony

Yesterday evening was the 9th Annual Chamberlain Awards Ceremony, this prestigious event was hosted by Councillor Muhammad Afzal at the ...
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Smurfit Kappa SSK sponsor new kit for St Vincent’s star football team

Paul Freeman Operations Director at Smurfit Kappa SSK joined staff and pupils at St Vincent's Catholic Primary for assembly this ...
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Nechells Memorial to Craig

The Nechells community and Craig's family came together today to remember and celebrate the life of Craig Mannion. There was ...
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FINs keep fit with Stuart

The FINs had a new keep fit instructor for their session this morning, Stuart from Start Again which is a ...
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FiN visit to Birmingham New Library

As Kay our Plus Fit instructor is on Holiday this week the FiN group visited the Birmingham New Library this ...
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Smurfit Kappa Foundation Bookshare Project

We received the first delivery for the 'Bookshare' Project today. One hundred and fifty seven copies of 'A squash and ...
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GCSE English Success at the POD

Tina and Jenny proudly shared thier GCSE English results with us today, everyone in the group worked really heard to ...
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