See you at Respect 8th and 9th of June!
Maybe bring an umbrella.
There will be tours of our new community building at noon, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm on both Saturday and Sunday.
Don’t miss the Newtown Roots Band who are on the Community Stage at 3:30pm on Saturday.
Later on Saturday evening, at 9pm, Roots Band’s leader, our very own Ali Jones’ other band, Spin2, are performing in the Bowling Green. We also recommend La Juega, on the main stage at Respect, Sunday at noon.
So much going on this week-end!
Written and compiled by our Community Builder, Jayne Leaver, who is on Facebook @CBnewtownstleonards, the newsletter is expected to be issued once every couple of months. If you would like to be added to the mailing list for future copies please drop Jayne a line at email@example.com.
There’s loads a good local information in there. Take a look!
Please look out for publicity later in the summer on the new date for the opening of our Community Building in Belmont Park, which is now scheduled for September. In the meantime, volunteers may be needed for the final decorating touches, so if you would like to help, do get in touch with the NCA Secretary, Steve Palmer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We are looking for someone to edit the newsletter going forward. If you are interested please contact Steve Palmer.
Pemember that you can also follow Newtown Community Association on Facebook @newtowncommunityassociationcommunityevents.
Jayne Leaver, the Community Builder for Newtown & St Leonard’s, who is on Facebook @CBnewtownstleonards, will be starting her own newsletter for the area, so if you would like to be added to her mailing list, please contact her on email@example.com.
Vision Project Approaching Completion!
The new Community Building in Belmont Park should be complete in July. The current Hut will be in use as usual until the new building is ready.
The grand opening will in the first half of September – date to be confirmed soon.
The open day will showcase the new building and the various groups and activities that will be going on there. Details about using part or all of the building for your own event, regular or one-off, will be available and people from the community association on hand to meet you and answer any questions about the NCA and this fabulous new community facility.
Go to the Vision page for full details including the site plan which shows the areas that will be affected.
The Friends of Belmont Park group (part of NCA) are looking for ideas and funds to upgrade the play area – please get involved.
Did you know that you can practice yoga in the Hut on Monday evenings?
Welcome to Newtown Community Association
The objectives of the Association are to promote the benefit of the inhabitants of Newtown, Exeter. This is without distinction of sex, sexual orientation, nationality, age, disability, race or of political, religious or other opinions. We endeavour to do this in association with Newtown’s inhabitants, with the statutory authorities and with voluntary and other organisations. We seek to advance education and to provide facilities, in the interests of social welfare, recreation and leisure, with the object of improving the conditions of Newtown’s inhabitants.
We do this mainly by maintaining the Hut in Belmont Park as a community resource and by promoting other charitable purposes from time to time.
We are a UK registered charity, number 1173331. Find us at www.charity-commission.gov.uk by entering our number in the “Search of Regular Charities” box.
Our project to build a new ‘Hut’ in Belmont Park.
Newtown Community Choir
We meet at 7:15pm most term-time Tuesdays in the Hut in Belmont Park.