Understanding Dementia

Our memories help to shape our world, they help us to connect with people, form long lasting relationships and develop who we are as people. Memory loss causes a huge detrimental impact on people living with Dementia. This is because when we lose the ability to retain our memories this can leave us feeling confused, frightened and anxious. Being able …

Reminiscence Cafe Newsletter

Every Thursday at Bacup Central Methodist Church, 32 Burnley Road, Bacup, OL13 8AB Welcome to our Quarterly Newsletter The past 3 months has seen many activities and events at the cafe – here are a few examples. Following on from our successful Easter tea dance in April. MAY – saw a wonderful trip on the brilliant steam train which was …

Heritage Festival

Rossendale Heritage Festival Week 29th – 7th July Welcome to the first Rossendale Heritage Week – nine days of events and activities that celebrate the diverse history and unique landscape! The festival has come from ourselves CAST, and our successful Heritage Lottery award, that kickstarted a two-year listing project of Rossendale’s Heritage Assets. Rossendale has many historical items from pathways …

Crawshawbooth Community Meeting

Community Meeting

Community Meetings are part of our Heritage Listing Project, this is where we engage with the local Rossendale community, about the Community Asset Register and the Local List, what these entail and what benefits they have for the community as a whole in protecting local heritage items for future generations. Community Meeting at Crawshawbooth Community Centre on Saturday 14/04/2018 In …

An Easy Way To Raise Funds

Raise Funds for CAST every-time you buy online

Do you shop online? Did you know that every time you buy something you could be raising money for Community Assets Standing Tall? That’s right – over 2400 well known retailers including Amazon, M&S, Boden, Waitrose, House of Fraser, Vodafone, Virgin Atlantic and many more, will donate a percentage of what you spend to Community Assets Standing Tall! when you …

English Heritage

English Heritage

Whilst reading an article on the 14 useful products that Google offer. I found this really useful link to the Google Cultural Institute and English Heritage which I thought was share-worthy. It covers a wide range of English heritage including the hidden history of English heritage told by Dan Snow. It also covers the journey from the Romans to Banksy …