This summer we’ve said a fond farewell to Ricky Roberts, who’s retiring from our management team. When Ricky joined us, he was only planning to stay for a couple of months while he found work elsewhere. Luckily for us, he couldn’t bear to leave and ended up staying for the next 28 years! Ricky’s been
Like many charities, the events of the past year have given us time to think. In the early stages of our pandemic closure, we had serious concerns about our future survival. Even with costs minimised and staff furloughed, we were still incurring many thousands of pounds of expenditure every month just keeping everything ticking over.