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Lincoln’s Oktoberfest 2012 to Support Linkage

Lincoln’s Oktoberfest 2012 to Support Linkage

06/09/2012

The Rotary Clubs and Inner Wheels of Lincoln have organised a typical Bavarian event for Saturday 13th October in aid of Linkage. The occasion arose  because  two of the rotary clubs in Lincoln have a German president. Alfred Schneider, president of Rotary Club Lincoln, commented: “It is the first time in Lincoln that there are not […]

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Bowling Championships Update

Bowling Championships Update

29/08/2012

  Dave Fisher from Colchester retained the title he has successfully defended for eight years at Mablethorpe in the finals of the English Amputee and Les Autres Bowling Association (EALABA) National Championship. Dave fought off competition from Northern Ireland’s Dave Evans in a competition involving, in all,  10 bowlers from across the country at Linkage […]

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Horticultural Assistant

Horticultural Assistant

13/08/2012

Ref: ES 01/2012 Role: Horticultural Assistant Location: Scremby, Nr Spilsby Hours: As required by the post holder (average 5-20 hours per week) Expenses: Mileage and out of pocket expenses on a monthly basis Closing Date: Ongoing Linkage Community Trust is looking for volunteers to support the development of a new flower farm project. You will support the project by […]

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Linkage Goes on the Road with Our Voices, Our Choices

Linkage Goes on the Road with Our Voices, Our Choices

09/08/2012

Linkage service users and graduates have been busy attending book-signings at stockists in the county to promote the new Our Voices, Our Choices publication. They visited Pennells Garden Centre in South Hykeham near Lincoln on Friday 3rd August then Wrights Bookshop in Louth on Wednesday 8th to sign copies for customers. Speaking at Pennells, the […]

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Lincolnshire Halloween Ball to Help Learning Disabled People into Paid Work

Lincolnshire Halloween Ball to Help Learning Disabled People into Paid Work

08/08/2012

The work of a Lincolnshire charity in helping learning disabled people find paid jobs will benefit from the proceeds of the year’s biggest fund-raising event by the Linkage Community Trust in the autumn. The charity, which also provides specialist further education and care services, is hoping to raise thousands of pounds through its Halloween Ball […]

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Our Voices, Our Choices Update

Our Voices, Our Choices Update

07/08/2012

Students and service users who appear in Linkage’s book, “Our Voices, Our Choices“, will be signing copies in Wrights Bookshop, Eastgate, Louth, from 11am on Wednesday 8th August. Meanwhile, click on the “play” button below to hear an interview on BBC Radio Lincolnshire from Friday 3rd August, with presenter Melvyn Prior, Linkage Policy & Campaigns Officer Linda Alexander, and […]

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Linkage Launches “Our Voices, Our Choices” – Charting the Stories of Learning Disabled People

Linkage Launches “Our Voices, Our Choices” – Charting the Stories of Learning Disabled People

02/08/2012

A book, which highlights the extraordinary achievements of learning disabled students and service users at the Linkage Community Trust has been published for the first time in the charity’s 36-year history.  The publication, called Our Voices, Our Choices, which features Suzanne Cawley (28) on the front cover, documents the journeys of 31 people in a […]

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Stop Press – Latest on Our Voices, Our Choices

Stop Press – Latest on Our Voices, Our Choices

01/08/2012

The first book-signing has been lined up for the new book of success stories of learners and service users. Linkage will be at Pennells Garden Centre, Newark Road, South Hykeham on Friday 3rd August at 2pm. The cover girl, Suzanne Cawley, and Kyle Taylor will be among those in the publication who will be signing […]

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Bateman Awards 2012

Bateman Awards 2012

18/07/2012

Learners and staff at the Lincolnshire-based charity, Linkage Community Trust have been celebrated for their achievements in annual awards. The ceremony, hosted by Linkage’s Director of Care Services, Rex Richardson, was held at the Trinity Centre, in Louth. They are named after the founding chairman of the charity, George Bateman. The most improved learner title […]

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Toynton All Saints Graduation 2012

Toynton All Saints Graduation 2012

17/07/2012

41 students graduated from Linkage’s Toynton All Saints campus in a ceremony at Franklin Hall, Spilsby. The ceremony, on Friday 13 July, saw graduation scrolls being handed out by Linkage Director of Education, Matt Orford. The event was preceded by the presentation of six Learner Awards: Trefor Howard Memorial Award for Endeavour – Kyle Taylor. It […]

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Graduation 2012 – Linkage Weelsby Campus, Grimsby

Graduation 2012 – Linkage Weelsby Campus, Grimsby

12/07/2012

Six students at Linkage’s Grimsby campus received special awards for the contribution they have made at college. They were named at the Weelsby Campus graduation for 2012, held at the Humber Royal Hotel on Wednesday 11th July, where 36 students graduated. The audience was also given surprise entertainment by the North East Lincolnshire Pipe Band […]

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Linkage News – Issue 45 (Summer 2012)

Linkage News – Issue 45 (Summer 2012)

10/07/2012

Hundreds visit students’ Jubilee exhibition Lincolnshire Learning Disability Coalition launched Save 10% on your next visit to Linkage Green Café in Mablethorpe Plus the latest fund-raising news, college success in photography and sport, and a boom in respite breaks.  

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