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We are finalist - Groundworks Community Awards 2018

4 TO 9 YEARS OLDS – 10 am – 3 p.m. Monday 24th July until Friday 17th August  (1st or 2nd week only excluding for working parents) ¬£10 per DAY per child for working parents We have 22 Free spaces for children receiving free school meals use this link to register; Working parents – email

Dovecote Children & Families Project would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to Oxford Food Hub for providing regularly providing us with lots of healthy snacks and resources. Without the support of the Oxford Food Hub we would struggle to provide (especially our Afterschool Club) children with such a variety of healthy snacks such

Sadly due to lack of funding our scheme will only be running for two week this year. Good news we will be operating Monday to Friday instead of our usual Monday to Thursday. Scheme will be running on the following weeks; Monday 25th until Friday 29th July 10 am until 3 pm Monday 1st until

Dovecote Children & Families Project would like to say a HUGE thank you to the Lottery Community Fund for their valued support of our project. They have been supporters of our project on many occasions since we became a community owned project in 2000. Without the support of funders like the lottery our much needed

I cannot believe we have just had our 23rd Easter playscheme. Where have the years gone!! As you can see from the pictures attached, a great time was had by all those children and young people who attended. We had a fabulous day out at SOAP South Oxfordshire Adventure Playground. The weather was glorious and

Hi Everyone Dovecote project is pleased to announce we were a finalist in this years Groundwork Community Awards in the category of “best community project in a social housing estate” We were one of thirty out of the 600 who applied. Sadly we did not win losing out to a very worthy project from Dundee


Hi Everyone

We’re delighted to the Dovecote project has been shortlisted as a finalist for a Groundwork Community Award in the 5. Best community project on a social housing estate category.¬†¬†Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony to be held at the House of Commons, Westminster on the evening of 22nd November.

We are extremely proud to have been recognised for this award. It is a massive boast for our project. We like many others in the charity and voluntary sector are currently fighting very hard to exist in this challenging era where unsettling change is happening faster than ever.

It is an honour and tribute to the families, children and young people who have shown such dedication and commitment to making their community a better place over the 22 years our project has been running. We are immensely proud of what we have been able achieve in this time but not forgetting that none of this would have been possible without vital funds and the support of many organisations like Groundwork.

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