Temporary measures to help Haverhill stay safe and support businesses

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Haverhill High Street will temporarily remain closed to traffic between 10am and 4pm to help people shop and socially distance to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This is part of a Government-led initiative requiring all authorities to look at their town centres to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection spreading while helping businesses. It follows […]

New appointments will support volunteer sector in Haverhill

New volunteer roles in Haverhill

The newly-appointed coordinator behind ambitious plans to bring back a volunteer centre to Haverhill has spoken of her excitement at starting the new role. Jill Moss has devoted a number of years to the local volunteer sector through her role as District Commissioner for Girl Guides and her work at LampH. Now she is spearheading […]

Board meeting – Thursday 18th June

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The full board of ONE Haverhill Partnership will next meet on Thursday 18th June, from 10am. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the board meeting will take place via a Zoom meeting. But, as always, the meeting is open for the general public to attend. If you would like more details on how to log in to […]

ONE Haverhill Partnership praise for COVID-19 action group

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The founder of a community group to help the elderly and vulnerable during COVID-19 wants it to continue beyond the current crisis. Jamie Nunn, who runs the Matilda Rose nail and beauty salon in Withersfield Road, Haverhill, has been inundated with volunteers since he set up the Matilda Rose Action Squad in March. It is […]

Plans announced for Haverhill to host a stage of Women’s Tour in 2021

The Women's Tour Haverhill WP

The Women’s Tour cycle race, postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, is set to take place in June 2021 – with Haverhill once again hosting the sixth and final stage. SweetSpot Group, organisers of the prestigious race, have today confirmed that the seventh edition of the UCI Women’s WorldTour event will now take place next […]

Online one-to-one funding surgeries announced

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Due to popular demand, Community Action Suffolk, Suffolk County Council’s External Funding team and local authority partners are teaming up to offer further pre-bookable online funding surgeries. The one-hour surgeries will take place on Thursday 8th May between 1pm-5pm. They are open to voluntary, community and social enterprises who need help reviewing their finances as a […]

Never has ‘community’ been more important and more apparent

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I write this just hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s monumental announcement that the United Kingdom were entering a virtual lockdown. These are truly unprecedented times for us all – our businesses, our communities and our families. We are all fearful, but we must all heed the Government and medical advice around social distancing and […]

Haverhill health fair postponed due to Coronavirus pandemic

ONE Haverhill Partnership has decided to postpone a health fair planned for Friday 27th March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The ‘Haverhill 50+ and Fab’ information and awareness fair was due to take place next week at Haverhill Leisure Centre. The free event followed last year’s successful Haverhill Health Fair but will now be postponed […]

We are looking for a new Haverhill Volunteer Centre Coordinator

Abbeycroft Leisure volunteer

Are you good at building teams around you? Do you have experience of working in or with the voluntary sector, paid or unpaid? ONE Haverhill Partnership wants to boost the voluntary sector in Haverhill by establishing a new centre for people to find volunteering opportunities with local charity and community groups. We need someone who […]