Vice Chair Vicky McIntosh OBE. recognised for fund raising efforts to save the Cricklade Jenner Hall

Cricklade-Jenenr-Hall-award-300x225Vicky McIntosh OBE, Vice Chair of the Cricklade Jenner Hall Community Trust in Cricklade, was recognised by Community First for her role in raising almost £200,000 to pay for various improvements at the hall, the most significant of which was £169,000 to replace its roof.

Grants amounting to more than £100,000 from Hills Waste Solutions and the SITA Trust came through the Landfill Communities Fund, which was created in 1996 to enhance community leisure and recreation facilities.
A further grant of £5,000 towards the project had been awarded by the Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Area Board.
At a ceremony in Devizes Town Hall last Wednesday, Vicky was presented with her award for best community project by Sarah Troughton, President of Community First and HM Lord-Lieutenant of Wiltshire.
Many congratulations to Vicky for her well-deserved award.
Further information on the Community Awards can be found on the Community First website.

Details of the fund raising Olympic Challenge can be found Here………
Celebration Party report HERE………..

The Royal Wootton Bassett and Cricklade Our Community Matters website report HERE……….


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