07511 217 984
Try 007 Cars. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
For bookings and general enquiries: Email or Phone: 01295 700007
The future of the only public gallery in South Northamptonshire is more secure following a £28,000 New Homes Bonus grant from South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).
The council has been supporting the Heseltine Gallery at Chenderit School in Middleton Cheney since it opened in 2003.
On Saturday, 9 March, SNC Chairman, Cllr Richard Dallyn announced the funding as he spoke at a launch event for the Friends of Heseltine Gallery’s (FOHG) Big Picture fund-raising exhibition and auction which features work donated by 47 local and national artists.
Cllr Dallyn said:
“This marks the beginning of an exciting phase in the gallery’s development.
“As our only public gallery in the district and recognised as a very important asset for the school by Ofsted, I can see that it is valued by artists and public alike and is well supported by local businesses.
“This mix of enthusiastic volunteers with professional knowledge, talented artists, education, grant aid and commercial support bodes well for the future success of the Heseltine gallery.”
The grant will pay for a project manager who will provide FOHG volunteers with professional support, develop a new website and build a long-term future for the gallery as a community art hub.
New Homes Bonus is money paid by developers to mitigate the impact of their development and is used to fund SNC Community Grants which are available to organisations and individuals located in, or associated with the district.
A wide range of projects and activities may be eligible for assistance including capital projects (buildings and infrastructure) as well as smaller projects such as supporting the purchase of needed equipment or the delivery of local schemes.
For more information on SNC Community Grants visit www.southnorthants.gov.uk/grantscommunity.htm or contact Grants Officer Sarah Burns via – .
For more information about The Big Picture, email , or go to The Friends of Heseltine Gallery via Facebook.
Pictured: Chairman Roger Shapley – SNC Chairman Cllr Richard Dallyn.
Help spread the news
Local recommended businesses you may find useful.
– art / photograph / memorabilia framed perfectly.
Address: 38 Parson’s St, Banbury OX16 5NA
Phone: 07846 965578
Save Money With Our Price Match Guarantee on All Your Household Appliances.
Extensive Range On Offer · 5 Star Review Ratings
Established 1976. Free Delivery To Most Areas
45 Parsons Street, Banbury, OX16 5NA
Phone 01295 266 087
Banbury Van and Car Hire stock cars and vans of all sizes for whatever you need to carry.
Contact our friendly professional team for assistance in choosing the right vehicle for your requirements.
Tel: 01295 256555 or 07888 747323
Overthorpe Industrial Estate
Banbury OX16 4SP
Banbury Van and Car Hire, YOUR independent family van and car
Speak with Gary at Intense Cleaning Company.
No cleaning job to big or small. Ovens, kitchen equipment, BBQs, extractions & hood. Bulb replacement. AEME qualified technician.
Call Gary Roberts at Intense Cleaning Company on 01295 477047. Or contact via email:
Social Media: Intense Cleaning Company Facebook page
Tel: 01295 477047
Try N&S Cleaning Service – Carpet & Upholstery…
A professional family run carpet and upholstery cleaning business based in Banbury. Covering, Bicester, Brackley, Daventry and the surrounding areas.
All our staff are fully trained and insured.
To help YOU find a high quality checked out local business, head over to the Banburyshire Info local business directory.
Whether you live, work or just love the Banbury area known as Banburyshire, this website is for you.
Banburyshire Info provides a comprehensive resource for residents, businesses, and visitors to the Banburyshire area.