Basepoint Folkestone marked its tenth birthday on Friday 11th May with a celebratory lunch. The Rt Hon Damian Collins MP attended the event along with the Centre’s licensees and management team.
Showing news for May 2012.
Basepoint Newhaven sponsored the recent Seahaven Business Awards Business of the Year 2012 held on Friday 11th May at Woody’s at Peacehaven Golf Club. Newhaven Chamber of Commerce held the awards event in order to celebrate excellence in local businesses. Winners were Sally Evans & Dan Valovin of Screen Solutions, Europe's leading manufacturer of bespoke screens and partitioning, providing effective space organization in contemporary office interiors.
Basepoint Exeter has recently presented a cheque of £4,141.00 to Balloons, a local charity which helps children and young people coping with bereavement.
Basepoint Newhaven sponsored the Achiever award at the recent Newhaven Community Awards hosted by Charlotte Crookstone, the town’s current Young Mayor on the 2nd May. Claire Duc, Centre Manager was stunned by the range of achievements of people of all ages, particularly by award winner Jennifer Byrne.
Over the past 12 weeks a group of 10 young people between 16 & 25 years old have taken part in a Prince's Trust programme at Sussex Downs College in Newhaven. An action packed residential week, 2 weeks’ work experience and involvement in community projects has given them all opportunities to develop confidence, learn new skills and prepare to get into work.