Plans Afoot consultation for Rekindling St Augustine’s project – May 2018
Starting as they mean to go on, the Rekindling St Augustine’s team pulled together a great community day on the May Day bank holiday 2018.
If you missed its world premier at the Alston Moor Film club, you can watch the video of the day made by www.simondanby.com here.
With representatives of many local groups, plus some inspiring music and activities throughout the day and evening, we had a full timetable. Click on the picture to enlarge.
Over 300 people came along, and took part. Throughout the day example classes, performances and activities took place alongside consultation stalls, project talks, music and refreshments.
Consultations were carried out by:
- St Augustine’s project
- Alston Moor Community Plan
- Nenthead Chapel Project
- Epiacum Heritage Ltd
- Alston Moor Greenprint
Local organisations invited to participate & tell people about their activities were:
- Slaggyford Women’s Institute
- Carillion Bell ringers
- Alston Moor Wildlife Group
- Alston Moor Local History Society
- Church Healing group
- Christians Against Poverty
- Alston Townscape Heritage Initiative
- South Tynedale Railway
- Grizedale Community Garden
- Local charitable trusts
Example activities which took place are:
- Movement and music www.susietate.co.uk
- Sound therapy Tibetian gongs www.soundtouchforlife.com
- Organ Recital
- Tower Tours
- Concert by The Mount Hooley Band
- Community Meal
- Art activities
- Singing for pleasure