Minutes of Montpelier Bean Feast meeting 7.6.17 Attending: Shiona; Becky; Katrin; Martine; Eleanor; Sarah and Claire from Travelling Kitchen; Emily. Apologies: Claire H; Ali Updates on minutes from meeting of 03.05.17: Patreon: Emily had done some investigation and this seems like a potential source of funding. AP: Shiona to investigate further. Fairlawn summer fair: Becky can now help run the stall (update, has since agreed to take Emily’s place) and will do so with Shiona, running the bag decorating workshop. Dolphin PTA fundraising: Eleanor said that the PTA has agreed to do some fundraising for MBF and await our request! Rising Voices choir: Shiona hasRead More →

Minutes of Montpelier Bean Feast meeting 03.05.2017 Attending: Sarah; Flo; Kirsty (for Fairlawn PTA); Katrin; Claire; Martine; Eleanor (for Dolphin PTA); Shiona; Becky; Shelley (Head of Dolphin School); Ali; Emily Updates on minutes from November AGM Shiona updated us on progress since the last meeting: the crucial forms have been completed and the first aid, toilets and samba group have been confirmed for the event. A grant of £1500 from the events fund at BCC has been secured! This is £500 less than last year but much more than we would have expected given the cuts to the fund, so very positive news. Budget ShionaRead More →

  Here we go, Bean-feasters! Time to get out the face-paint, practice our table tennis and put on our creative caps. Bean Feast 2017 planning is now under-way. Please join us for our first meeting of the year on Wednesday 3rd May, 8PM at 33 Bath Buildings. Everyone is welcome – whether you’ve got an idea for this year’s event or just curious to learn more. Want to say hi but can’t make it? Not to fret – we’ll meet monthly, and in the meantime you can always send your thoughts to contact@montpelierbeanfeast.org.uk. Put the date in the calendar – Bean Feast 2017 will beRead More →