On 11th January 2019, Councillor’s at Stapleford Town Council’s budget meeting agreed a request for funding which was submitted by the Getaway Club.
On Thursday 7th February Stapleford Town Council invited the Getaway Club to receive the cheque donation for £450.00.
The Town Mayor, Councillor Bob Browne met with the Getaway Group and chatted with the members. The donation will be used to send a team of adults with learning and physical disabilities across the East Midlands region to the Midland Games 2019. This is a multi-sport event, which is held at the Ashfield Comprehensive School in Kirkby – In – Ashfield, Nottingham.
The donation will also support future arts and craft activities at the club’s weekly meetings on a Wednesday at the Young Peoples Centre on Church Lane, Stapleford, 7-9pm.