Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork on its Bags of Help initiative across Scotland. The scheme will see three community groups and projects awarded grants of £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000 – all raised from the 5p bag charge. greenspace scotland are working with Groundwork to support Scottish communities.
Bags of Help offers community groups and projects in each of Tesco’s regions across the UK a share of revenue generated from the 5p charge levied on single-use carrier bags.
The public will now vote in store from 31st October to 13th November on who should receive the £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000 awards. In total, there is over £12.5 million up for grabs.
We need as many people as possible to vote for our exciting project titled ‘St Thomas’ Great Outdoors Project’
VOTE NOW IN YOUR LOCAL TESCO STORE! WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT! THANK YOU!
PTA are organising a Christmas shopping night and 80s-90s disco on Friday 11th November in Travellers Rest, 7.30pm – 1am. Finger buffet and raffle. Tickets are £5 and will be on sale tonight at Halloween Disco.
Please click here to read poster regarding a PedalwisER regarding their Family Cycle Event being held in Roukenglen Park on Saturday.
Please click here to read information about a ‘trick or treat trail’ at The Avenue Shopping Centre.
The Music School of Douglas Academy will hold their Open Evening this year on Wednesday 2 November 2016. The Open Evening gives pupils interested in music and who may wish to apply for a place at The Music School the opportunity to see at first hand the excellent facilities offered by the school. Please click here for more information.
Please click here to read poster regarding next meeting on 8th November.
ParentPay will be starting in St. Thomas’ after the October holiday so please read this material and familiarise yourself with the system as much as possible. An A5 information leaflet was sent out a few weeks ago to parents. You will receive your activation letters shortly.
A5 Information Leaflet
Thanks to everyone who has signed up for the Walking Bus. Please dress for the weather. Looking forward to meeting you all at the starting points!
The next monthly Parent Support Meeting will be held on Friday 7th October at the museum on Barrhead Main Street, 930 to 1130. Come along for a coffee and chat.
Please see below information regarding October Holiday Arts Week activities on offer in East Renfrewshire. Full details of all arts activities are also available on the brand new website: http://ercultureandleisure.org/octoberarts