Creation of The Village Hub

Creation of The Village Hub

The Stoke Traders and Residents Association (STARS) received £10,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund and the Government’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport from their Covid Response Fund in August 2020. We spent it as follows: Items...
Stoke Village Window Wanderland 2020

Stoke Village Window Wanderland 2020

Stoke Village and the surrounding areas were transformed into an outdoor art gallery, with around 45 beautifully decorated windows, as part of the first Stoke Village Window Wanderland. We saw some more incredible windows! You can view the gallery of windows online...
Christmas Time

Christmas Time

This year the Stoke Traders and Residents Association (STARS) were kindly donated £1,000 by Cllr Kevin Neil. The Village Hub elves jumped into action to bring some Christmas excitement into Stoke Village! Although we faced many challenges with red-tape (hence no...
Food is for sharing

Food is for sharing

The Village Hub wanted to tackle the tricky issue of food. How we distribute it, why there is so much excess and waste and hoe we can benefit our communities the best by acting as redistribution centres. Its very much a work of progress and we are learning all the...
The power of veg

The power of veg

One of the things the Village Hub is good at is just saying YES! So when our local Councillor put us in touch with Josie who was trying to get organic veg into our area we just went along for the ride. Josie and Sean from https://goodearthgrowers.co.uk/ arrived...