Newlife

Newlife raises smiles with advent treats

Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children based in Cannock and Rotary District International with local Cannock and Lichfield have joined forces to give children in the area a festive treat. A high volume of advent calendars were given to Newlife by a leading donor – so the charity’s co-founder and CEO Sheila Brown immediately contacted the District Rotary for help in distributing the advent calendars to local primary schools and youth organisations as quickly as…

Cannock Chase Forest taking action to reduce visitor numbers during the run-up to Christmas

Popular visitor destination, Cannock Chase Forest,  have announced they are instructing their festive food partner to cease trading at the site from Monday 7 December to help reduce the number of people coming to the site following another weekend of record visitor numbers.  Visits to green spaces have surged in recent months, as people look for outdoor places to visit, exercise and feel safe during the pandemic.  Cannock Chase Forest has seen record numbers visiting as people make the most of the…