29Jan
By: the_brick_janet On: January 29, 2018 In: Events Comments: 0

Wiganers being urged to join The Brick’s SleepOut at DW stadium Set up your SleepOut fundraising page today! People in Wigan are being urged to swap their beds for sleeping bags for one night to raise funds for us. This year, we have teamed up with Wigan Athletic to hold...

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By: the_brick_janet On: October 3, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

LOCK 87 – a new community café with a cycling twist! Expressions of interest invited     Summary The BRICK WORKS workshop has a great location near to Wigan Town Centre and the Leeds Liverpool Canal.  It has a strong reputation with the local community with large numbers of...

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21Sep
By: the_brick_janet On: September 21, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

This week our newest recruit, Mel Walls, introduces herself and her new role: “My name is Mel and I am the Brick’s new Re-Use & Recycle Education Co-ordinator. I will be working in partnership with Wigan Council with the aim of promoting a ‘waste-wise’ borough; by raising awareness about...

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By: the_brick_janet On: August 10, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

  The Brick Needs You! We have launched a Summer fundraising Month for the whole of August, to celebrate the Birthdays of The Brick Shop (40), The Brick Project (9), The Brick Works (3) and we want as many people as possible to hold a fundraising event to raise funds...

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27Jul
By: the_brick_janet On: July 27, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

  The Brick Shop has been around for 40 years, The Brick Project for 9 and the Brick Works for 3. So we had a little birthday party and launched our Fundraising Month. During the month of August, we are asking everyone in Wigan & Leigh – businesses, community...

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04May
By: the_brick_janet On: May 4, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Help make sure no child in Wigan goes hungry this summer with a Tin Sculpture Challenge Schools and youth groups are being urged to take part in a Tin Sculpture Challenge – to help make sure no child in Wigan is going hungry this summer. The Tin Sculpture Challenge...

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By: the_brick_janet On: April 27, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We are pleased to say that we can accept online grocery deliveries directly to our Food Bank during opening hours (Mon – Fri 9am to 4.30pm) If we have enough regular deliveries, it helps us to protect the Food Bank from the shortages that we sadly experience. Deliveries can...

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