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New! Volunteer Tuesdays

New! Volunteer Tuesdays

Posted on May 29, 2013 in News

Learn new construction skills for free at the Women's Construction Centre (21 Buckenham Street, Sheffield S4 7JQ)  including repairs to brickwork painting and decorating tiling July - Tuesday 23 & 30 Sessions run from 9.30am - 3.30pm and include lunch. Overalls, protective equipment and tools are provided, but please wear sturdy shoes…

Learn to bricklay this summer

Learn to bricklay this summer

Posted on April 25, 2013 in News

The Women's Construction Centre (WiCAT) is running a second weekend where you can learn bricklaying skills. They will be sprucing up a disused yard, and building a low wall to create a garden space and make the car park more accessible. They need help moving some materials around. Experienced bricklaying tutors will…

Meg Munn MP backs WEST

Meg Munn MP backs WEST

Posted on April 24, 2013 in News

Local MP for Sheffield Heeley, Meg Munn, is backing WEST's bursaries and our new website. “I’m delighted to support WEST and pleased to see they are now online with their new website.  I’ll continue to campaign for Sheffield City Region to be first choice for women and girls who want…

Jill and Ros go west for WEST

Jill and Ros go west for WEST

Posted on April 24, 2013 in News

WEST trustees Ros Wollen and Jill Collins are taking part in a 130 mile route from Liverpool to Leeds over the spring bank holiday weekend to raise money for WEST's bursary scheme. Both women have been training for the event. “We did a 16 mile ride the other week from Barkers…