Members


This Thursday is ‘free craft Thursday’ which means you bring along any craft you wish to do, or share, with your fellow crafters. We meet at Freemantle Community Centre. 6-8 p.m. For further information you can call/text the broker on 07795 050 294 email freemantletimebank@gmail.com or leave a message here. If you would like to know more about how to become a time bank member, then our drop in craft session is an ideal time […]

free craft Thursday



Saturday 25th June – 12.00-16.00 – ‘Big Day In’ – Autism Awareness Fun Day – St James Methodist Church, St James Road, Shirley – I have a table to promote the city time banks and I am looking for a few people to help staff the kitchen to serve refreshments and cakes.  I am happy to split this over a few people if you only want to donate an hour or two of your time […]

‘Big Day In’ – Autism Awareness Fun Day



Thurs 25th Feb – 6.00-8.00 Bring and Share Supper at Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street Fri 26th Feb – 1.00-3.30 I shall be at Lordshill Community Centre, Cromarty Road Mon 29th Feb – 1.30-4.30 Coffee and Craft @ Rise Community Centre, Windrush Road Tues 1st Mar – 10.00-12.30 Joint Time Banks Coffee Morning @ Wetherspoons, Shirley Weds 2nd Mar – 10.00-13.00 Drop-In @ Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street Thurs 3rd Mar – 6.00-8.00 Coffee and […]

Dates for your diary



Mon 30th Nov – 1.30-4.30 p.m. Coffee and Crafts: Rise Community Centre, Windrush Road, Millbrook.  Please bring along your latest creation. Tues 1st Dec – 10.00-12.30 p.m. Joint Time Banks Get Together, Wethespoons Shirley High Sreet. Thurs 3rd Dec – 6-8.00 p.m. Craft Evening @ Freemantle Community Centre  – Wreathes – Please bring along any Christmas decorations, tinsel, etc to help with these. Mon 7th Dec – 1.30-4.30 p.m. Coffee and Crafts @ Rise Community Centre, Windrush Road, Millbrook.  Please […]

New Dates for your diary



Mather and son on Autism Day
Well done to Michelle and Lauren, two of our time bank members   Calls for autism awareness training for teachersA mother from Hampshire is calling for compulsory autism awareness training for teachers saying a few simple changes could drastically improve the lives of many children Posted by BBC South Today on Monday, 23 November 2015 A mother from Hampshire is calling for compulsory autism awareness training for teachers saying a few simple changes could drastically […]

Calls for autism awareness training for teachers






Sharing some photos of Thursday night’s craft session. It turned into an evening of skills from yesteryear. Does anyone remember using Tri-Chem embroidery in the 60’s? One of our ladies brought in some samples…you know what…the paints still worked!!! There was also some adult colouring. Listen to this Post

Thursday night’s craft session





It reads: Keep calm and Happy 2015, in a snowy pathway as background
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Keep Calm and Happy 2015


Freemantle Time Bank Broker, Gwyneth Baker
Dear All, Thank you all for a wonderful 2014 of building friendships, helping one another at times of need, or just being there to share skills, or help ease the burden of completing an onerous task.  Since the launch of the Freemantle Time Bank, we have recruited 124 members who have helped one another with over 2000 hours.  Give yourselves a pat on the back.   Let’s hope we build on this, in 2015. Welcome to […]

Last Bulletin 2014