22nd July 2015

First of all, many apologies for the lack of posts over the past 2 months …. technical issues & work have prevented updates. However, we are now fully functional again & new posts will begin to appear very soon …… including missing posts from...

28th April 2015

Hi there, Not much to report this week apart from some great news eh!!! Only food & drinks were taken out last night, 1 rucksack & bits of toiletries due to low group volunteers available & also recovery from illness, however: – We’ve found out...

17th April 2015

WOW! All that can be said right now is WOW!!   A huge THANK YOU to The Wellspring at Stockport for their unbelievable generosity, in donating yet more rucksacks for us to take out to the needy I think in total I managed to get 49 (no more room in the car, but was...

20th April 2015

Last night had a different feel to it than normal…. Firstly we had a new volunteer with a van which was really good, as we had a lot more to carry this week, having had rucksacks donated last Thursday. Secondly, we visited the ‘Camp’ at the Town...

7th April 2015

Good evening / morning / afternoon (wherever you may be) WOW! An amazing, yet emotional night on the streets of Manchester last night (6th) ….. amazing at the fact that we came back almost empty handed from taking: – 25 food packs, 35 bottled drinks, 4...

30th March, 2015

I’m going to start with news that at the 11th hour, prior to us leaving for last nights visit, we had been generously donated a HUUUUUGE potato pie complete with crust that would easily feed a few dozen! (No, we haven’t been snaffling it ….  we...

29th March, 2015

All set ready to hit the streets of Manchester again tonight: – 24 Food Packs containing chicken & stuffin muffin (a favorite with the homeless), fresh fruit, chocolate, biscuits & a cereal bar. 28 Bottles / Cans of Soft Drinks Extra bags of crisps...

24th March 2015

What an amazing day for donations! WOW! Over 100 items of clothing have been given to us today      Many many thanks to you generous people out there, without whom we could not carry on this...

23rd March 2015

Fantastic day today @GMSLC_SCNs on their Mental Health Leadership in the Voluntary Sector course Met lots of interesting, like minded people & came away with new friends too. A really good insight into work in the Mental Health Sector, and it’s visions &...

23rd March 2015

Another successful night in Manchester last night. Not all the usual faces we normally see, but nevertheless we managed to hand out: – 24 well stocked food packs, 5 large flasks of hot water to produce tea, coffee, hot chocolate & soups with. Clothing to...