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Perry Common Community Hall Re-opens

Posted on 19th June 2010 by

Perry Common Opening selected images

Above are a few photos from yesterday’s open of the the newly refurbished and Community Asset Transferred Perry Common Community Hall. We also have some video which we’ll share as soon as we’ve done some work on it.

Thoroughly enjoyable afternoon following on from a good 9 months of building and two years of other work to get to this stage.

Karen Cheney on lessons from the Community Asset Transfer Development Programme in Birmingham

Posted on 28th May 2010 by

Kareh Cheney of Birmingham City Council

Karen Cheney has been the co-ordinator of  the Community Asset Transfer Development Programme as part of her job as Senior Manager – Community Empowerment Projects Lead in the Neighbourhood and Communities Team of Birmingham City Council – Constituency Services.   Below she talks very clearly about what the programme has achieved (more…)

Linda Hines on the early stages of the work at Perry Common Community Hall

Posted on 21st January 2010 by

Linda Hines is a volunteer director of Witton lodge Community Association – which has taken over Perry Common Community Centre and is turning into a new community hall. Here she gets to look at early progress, and explains what she’s looking forward to.