By: thebrick On: May 27, 2019 In: Job Vacancies, Volunteer Comments: 0

Role Title: Food Bank Van Driver Volunteer Responsible to: Brick Works Manager & Volunteer Coordinator Responsible for: Providing practical support to the Van Driver and The Brick Works Team Hours of Work: 3 or more hours per week Location: The Brick Works, 4 Hodson Street, Wigan, WN1 1LU Main purpose of...

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16May
By: thebrick On: May 16, 2019 In: Events, Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick has launched our annual tin sculpture competition with schools across the borough, to raise awareness for the issue of ‘Holiday Hunger’ that many families face during the summer holidays. The summer holidays are the highlight of the year for many children, but across Wigan and Leigh parents...

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08Feb
By: thebrick On: February 8, 2019 In: Events, Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick and Wigan Athletic have launched the Stadium Sleep 2019 to raise awareness of homelessness and to raise vital funds for the charity. Wigan Athletic Football Club is set to host The Brick’s Stadium Sleep on Friday April 5 at the DW Stadium, to raise money towards the...

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08Feb
By: thebrick On: February 8, 2019 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick and Latics have raised over £50K towards their £100K goal The Brick helped 473 people to have a better Christmas, due to the Christmas hampers donation drive The Brick and Wigan Athletic joined forces, once again, this season to look to raise an incredible £100,000 towards The...

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18Jan
By: thebrick On: January 18, 2019 In: Events Comments: 0

A 60’s Wigan band, T’Others, are holding a special one-off concert to raise money for The Brick on Friday 15th February. The ‘Show Your Love for The Brick’ concert is to be held at Aspull Royal British Legion in Wigan and is set to be an evening of music...

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22Dec
By: thebrick On: December 22, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Will Grigg, Dan Burn and Michael Jacobs visited Wigan Athletic Community Trust’s Montrose Skills Hub to help pack Christmas hampers for families across Wigan as part of the club’s ongoing support for The Brick, its charity of the season. The Brick help people across Wigan Borough who are homeless,...

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20Dec
By: thebrick On: December 20, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Clients and staff from The Brick were invited to the Wigan Athletic training centre for a special Christmas dinner with the players and management team. The Brick’s representatives were given an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the facility before enjoying a festive lunch with the players. The aim of the...

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18Dec
By: thebrick On: December 18, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Winstanley Primary School takes home the trophy in The Brick’s Festive Food Monster Competition. The Brick, launched its annual Christmas Hamper Donation campaign in November with the launch of the competition, challenging 9 primary schools across the borough to design and create festive food monsters, out of green wheelie...

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17Dec
By: thebrick On: December 17, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

First team players Callum McManaman, Gary Roberts and Jamie Jones visited the Brick Works on Hodson Street in Wigan town centre before Christmas, to learn more about the Brick and to take part in activities with our service users, which included restoring furniture, woodwork, engraving and fixing bicycles.  Jamie...

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11Dec
By: thebrick On: December 11, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The npower Wigan Warriors Community Blitz returned for its second year this week, as 120 players, officials and staff volunteered 15 hours of their time to spread some community spirit in time for Christmas. The 20+ Wigan Warriors players, coaches and staff stayed with us until 3am and spent...

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