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Where is the love? Summit 2.0

We’re hosting another community summit at the end of November and you’re all invited. We held our first ‘CommUNITY is not just for pandemics’ summit on 4 July. 155 people turned out. At the time, things felt strange but hopeful. People worried that the strong sense of community was wavering. We produced a report, we […]

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Theatre partnership strives to raise hope

We’re partnering with our friends at Theatre Absolute to produce displays of messages of hope in two central Coventry locations. The ‘Humanistan’ project fits our Connecting for Good Cov movement’s aim to spark action against isolation. The works, to be produced by local people, will appear in Theatre Absolute’s windows in Coventry city centre and […]

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UN-lockdown: Our public sector summit today

Today we’re hosting a local summit for 100 professionals from Coventry and Warwickshire’s city and county councils, and NHS staff. Time is critical. We need to have a big conversation about the challenges we face and Grapevine is stepping forward to start that conversation and lead it towards action. What we know is that if […]

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