Barton and Royle Homes Turvey – Almshouses Vacancy

I write on behalf of the Trustees of the Barton and Royle Homes in Turvey to both raise awareness of the existence of the Almshouse Charity and to advise of a current vacancy.

Barton and Royle Homes is situated on the outskirts of Turvey in Bedfordshire.  The accommodation provides a self-contained one bedroom bungalow designed for independent living and suitable for older single people or couples.  The complex has 26 bungalows, a Community Hall and a Guest Bungalow for friends and relatives.  Warden assistance is provided along with an emergency call system

Criteria
Older people capable of independent living and who were born in, or who are resident in, or in some way associated with the Borough of Bedford or the Parish of Turvey.

Contact Details
Lyn Davis, Clerk to the Trustees,  Telephone Number 01234 751460, email lynmdavis@btinternet.com

I should be grateful if you would share this information with anyone you may be aware of that is in need of housing and who may fit the criteria and or display this information anywhere you feel appropriate.

I have attached an Application Form along with some Further Information and history on Barton and Royle Homes.

Regards

Lyn Davis

Clerk to the Trustees, Barton and Royle Homes

Neighbourhood Watch in Biddenham – Volunteers needed

Neighbourhood Watch is one of the most effective crime reduction initiatives and its values are recognised by our partners, the Police, Fire & Rescue Service and the Borough and Parish Councils. It’s all about people getting together and actively having a positive impact on crime in their area.

More volunteer support is needed in Biddenham. For further information click the following link Neighbourhood Watch

 

Community Volunteers

Dear Community Volunteers,
Our latest newsletter is cram-packed with opportunities to support your local community.  Take a look though the attached document to find out more and to show your support. community-volunteering-newsletter_summer-2016

Our next big event is on Saturday 24th September down Bedford Embankment– we hope to see you there.

Best wishes,

Katie Percival
Events and Community Engagement Officer
Bedford Borough Council