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 Echo Column – Chair’s Review

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I remember being instantly intrigued when I took the phone call. Sarah Howard, who had done so much to bring about success for ONE Haverhill Partnership, was stepping down as Chair. Sarah asked if I had considered standing for election as Chair – an open process available to all board members. I had been on […]

Haverhill Echo Column – A month of positive news for our town

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What a few weeks it has been for Haverhill. Only last month, I was writing about the scale of investment – and confidence – that was being poured into our town. We had the £1.5 million expansion of Haverhill Leisure Centre and a six-figure investment in Haverhill LifeLink, our unique social prescribing project that is […]

Haverhill Echo Column – Great chance to celebrate success stories

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There have been some real success stories around Haverhill in recent weeks and it seems only right that we use this column to celebrate them. Members of the ONE Haverhill Partnership board attended the recent relaunch of the £1.5 million expansion of Haverhill Leisure Centre. A complete overhaul which includes new changing rooms, an extended […]