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Alan to speak at national conference January 16, 2020
Alan is again speaking at the annual Acting for the Elderly Clients Conference in London 9th June.  Alan will be the first speaker of the day, ... [MORE]

New edition of Alan’s book January 16, 2020
Alan's textbook on Personal Injury Trusts is going into a second edition.  Alan is working on the updates at the moment, with a deadline for su... [MORE]

Another collaboration January 09, 2020
Ann has been included in a contract just won by Rose Regeneration, with East Riding of Yorkshire Council, to evaluate an EU funded programme of Comm... [MORE]

Voluntary Sector Studies Network Contract October 10, 2019
Cross Keys Associates has just been awarded the contract by Voluntary Sector Studies Network to provide the Executive Officer role.  VSSN promo... [MORE]

Legsby Old School October 10, 2019
Our congratulations to the group in Legsby near Market Rasen who have finally taken ownership of the Old School to open as a community centre in a v... [MORE]

Recontracted October 10, 2019
Our partnership with Rose Regeneration and University of Lincoln has just been recontracted to provide independent evaluation of the Lincolnshire wi... [MORE]

New Contract August 01, 2019
Ann has just been awarded an exciting contract with North Yorkshire County Council to work with them in establishing Voice and Representation for Ol... [MORE]

Crosby International Day Success August 01, 2019
Crosby International Day was a huge success with approximately 600 people attending. ... [MORE]

Celebrating Community Development August 01, 2019
Celebrating Community Development - Friday 27th September 2019 at the Oxford Centre in Longbenton, North Tyneside is an opportunity to celebrate the... [MORE]

Community Matters Yorkshire Sheffield event August 01, 2019
Making Your Community Building a Success  event is being run by Community Matters Yorkshire in Sheffield on Tuesday, 15th October 2019.  T... [MORE]

Looking Forward August 01, 2019
Alan is finally looking at retirement and slowly handing casework over to Ann. ... [MORE]

Local School June 20, 2019
Alan is working with a group which is seeking to retain its local school for community use after it was closed by the local authority.  It was ... [MORE]

Community Care Course June 20, 2019
Alan's new course on Community Care has drawn appreciative comments from participants.  The course, run by MBL Seminars, is next scheduled to r... [MORE]

Legsby Old School June 20, 2019
Alan and Ann both provided support to Legsby Old School, which has recently completed its transition from school to community centre.  We wish ... [MORE]

Crosby International Day June 13, 2019
Crosby International Day is all set for an even bigger and better event on Sunday, 21st July 2019 at the CrosbyOne Centre with live music and multi-... [MORE]

Helmsley Swimming Pool June 13, 2019
Helmsley Swimming Pool re-opens this month for the summer after extensive refurbishment largely paid for by LEADER, EU money for rural projects.&nbs... [MORE]

Making Keadby Greater June 13, 2019
Ann is working with a new community group in Keadby, a small village beside the Trent.  A new charity is being formed to develop community acti... [MORE]

Yorkshire Grant Makers' Forum June 13, 2019
Ann recently spoke at the Yorkshire Grant Makers' Forum in Hull about the research that Wharfedale Foundation took part in last year with VAR. ... [MORE]