16
JAN
2019

New mobile number for hire of centre enquiries

We have been experiencing problems with the mobile phone we had set up for use for hire enquiries of the centre.  Please note that as of immediate effect the new number for enquiries for use of the centre is: 07483390168 or email mail@thepoppycentre.co.uk  
15
JAN
2019

A Recap of Stalham Poppy Centre Facilities

The building is 800 m2 of useable space.  It has rooms available over two floors and has the benefit of a platform lift.  It is fully accessible so is ideal for people with disabilities.  It has ground source heating so will remain at a constant temperature throughout the year –...
15
DEC
2018

Stalham Poppy Centre Christmas Quiz

WOW and THANK YOU On Friday 7th December 2018, Stalham Poppy Centre hosted its first quiz night in the new centre as ongoing fund raising for the building and to ‘showcase’ the facilities.  It was a fantastic evening, great atmosphere and a massive thank you to Phil Hanton and...
01
DEC
2018

Stalham Community Gym

The gym continue to thrive in their new home – see flyer below. Stalham Gym Flyer
01
NOV
2018

Groups Are Moving In

Stalham Community Gym moved into the centre in May, their sessions and membership are steadily increasing and they have now introduced Yoga and Pilates as part of their membership.  On showing a prospective new user around the building it was commented that their equipment and...
01
AUG
2018

Change of Charitable Status

It became necessary for the Poppy Centre Trust to change its charitable status from an Unincorporated Trust to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO).  This took place on 1 August 2018.
17
MAY
2018

Stalham Community Gym have moved!

   Stalham Community Gym have moved into the centre and their sessions are now up and running. Sessions are: Monday:  7 am – 12 noon, Tuesday: 5 – 8 pm, Thursday: 7 am – 12 noon & 5 – 8 pm, Sunday: 9 am – 12 noon. Contact Paul O’Connell on...
01
MAY
2018

Stalham Poppy Centre Is Open

At last, after more than 14 years since the project began, Stalham Poppy Centre is open.  Stalham Community Gym have moved their equipment in and have started their sessions from their new home.  We are having a ‘soft’ opening whilst we sort out the logistics of...
27
NOV
2017

Thank you – Tesco Bags of Help

Back in August The Poppy Centre Trust applied to the Tesco Bags of Help for a grant towards stage curtains for the main hall, blinds and curtains for other areas and funds towards the white goods for the kitchen.  During September and October the community of Stalham supported...
20
NOV
2017

11 November 2017 – Community Open Day

We held an open day on Saturday 11 November 2017 for the community to come and have a look around the building for themselves.  It was a positive experience for all and there were lots of comments regarding what a wonderful facility it was going to be and an understanding of why...