The Police & Crime Commissioner

The Police & Crime Commissioner is responsible for creating an efficient police force that cuts crime and keeps people safe. Last Friday, our breakfast presenter Mark Dean had the chance to sit down with the Police Commissioner Executive of the Police and Crime commissioner Paul Bullen. He came in to explain how you can have your say on the Police & Crime Plan and fire & Rescue Plan, that tackles everything from Child exploitation to fire prevention strategies. Paul expressed his understanding of the various concerns that many have with the…

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Be a game-changer for people with dementia in Northamptonshire

Dementia awareness has come a long way in the last few years and we’re seeing an increasing number of people coming to us asking what they can do to help. I’d like to let you know about two opportunities which won’t use up a lot of your time, but which could make a real difference to the 8000 people in Northamptonshire who are living with dementia. The first is GameChanger, which Alzheimer’s Society has recently launched alongside the University of Oxford. This aims to advance dementia research through the use…

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Volunteer Awards Ceremony – ‘Row Your Boat’ project funded by Northampton Community Foundation

Community Media Volunteer programme took place over a  4 week period working with existing and new volunteers.  Over the years, people wishing to volunteer with IFM, found that whilst we could utilise their skills, they needed specialist type of Induction and Community Journalism Training.  Final Awards Presentation day took place where volunteers received certificates presented by Ted Sullivan, Lecturer    

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