Reaching out to our community

Over the next couple of months, until March 2021 Tara will be working with Stratford Town Trust on three community-based projects which aim to keep people connected in this difficult time. She has a background in arts, so is keen to include creativity and fun in these projects wherever possible, but also wants these projects […]

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New year update from Stratford Town Trust

We’ve delayed our usual new year communication to our members but hope to write to them in more detail towards the end of next month. Sara, Aspley, Stratford Town Trust CEO, gives us her viewpoint at the start of 2021. I had planned to write to our members at the start of this year with […]

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STT Trustee Tony Jackson tells us about his role

Tony Jackson is one of our nominated trustees. Being elected to the Town Council in 2015 provided the opportunity to put himself forward to serve as a trustee with Stratford Town Trust. His interest in the Trust first came about during the £1m Community Challenge in 2013. He has lived in the area for over […]

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Takeover Tuesday – Stratford Foodbank

Each week, we’re inviting one of the many charities or community groups in Stratford to takeover our social media for the day with a series of posts outlining what they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to show our support. The full case study will appear here on our blog. This week, we hear from […]

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Takeover Tuesday – ILEAP

Each week, we’re inviting one of the many charities or community groups in Stratford to takeover our social media for the day with a series of posts outlining what they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to show our support. The full case study will appear here on our blog. This week, we hear from […]

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Takeover Tuesday – Refuge

Each week, we’re inviting one of the many charities or community groups in Stratford to takeover our social media for the day with a series of posts outlining what they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to show our support. The full case study will appear here on our blog. This week, we hear from […]

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Takeover Tuesday – Warwickshire Pride

Each week, we’re inviting one of the many charities or community groups in Stratford to takeover our social media for the day with a series of posts outlining what they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to show our support. The full case study will appear here on our blog. This week, we hear from […]

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Better Together

What does it mean to belong? To be part of a community?   Community means different things to different people. Some people choose their communities; others are part of a community without choice. Many of us are part of multiple communities – defined by or interest, our geography, our characterises.   One of the communities in Stratford is Stratford Town Trust’s Membership. 2000 residents […]

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Takeover Tuesday – The Parenting Project

Each week, we’re inviting one of the many charities or community groups in Stratford to takeover our social media for the day with a series of posts outlining what they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to show our support. The full case study will appear here on our blog. This week, we hear from […]

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Volunteers Week – The Guild Chapel

Although The Guild Chapel is currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we know that when we are able to safely reopen its doors, we will rely once again on the valuable role played by our committed volunteers. We asked volunteer Pam Devine to share her experience of volunteering at The Guild Chapel for the […]

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