Additional Community Champion posts for Gypsy & Traveller sites

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The Romani Cultural & Arts Company is pleased to announce that it has received a Santander Community Plus Grant of £5000. All our funds are directed into projects that are community led. By Gypsies & Travellers, with Gypsies & Travellers, for Gypsies & Travellers! This funding will now be used to target support to the elders of the local Gypsy …

West Wales – Gypsy Bench

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Carved Oak Bench for outside A&E, Withybush Hospital, Haverfordwest, with the Gypsy / Traveller unit at Pembroke School Following on from the Priory Project bench in Pembroke, Jane Whalley, Equality and Diversity Officer at the Hywel Dda Health Board commissioned a bench to be sited outside the Accident and Emergency department at Withybush Hospital. Sculptor Robert Jakes worked with a …

Remembering the past, Recording the present

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More than 20 families from Cardiff’s Gypsy and Traveller community will get the opportunity to share their history, culture and traditions thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Despite having been part of British society for over 500 years, members of the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Community are often thought of negatively.  This new project which involves residents …