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Job Opportunity at Merchants’ Place

JOB VACANCY: Would you like to join our team? Are you community focused with a desire to help others? We are seeking a motivated, practical person to assist with the day to day running of the Community Fridge & Larder. Energy and a good sense of humour are essential! For details of the position and …

CAF Funding

We’ve recently received funding from the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) to provide ongoing support for our community work and projects at the Centre for 6 months throughout the pandemic. Thank you to CAF for providing us with this essential funding.

Future You Job Club

Our Future You Job Club has launched and appointments are now available! Book your FREE appointment by calling us 01263 519454 or by emailing us on info@merchantsplace.co.uk. Find out more about how we can help you by following this link – https://merchantsplace.co.uk/future-you/

Snow Disruptions

The Centre is closed today due to the snow – please keep an eye on our social media for updates. Facebook Twitter

Co-op Communities

We are delighted to say that Merchants’ Place has been chosen for the next round of the Co-op Community Fund. This means that if you are a co-op member, you can select us as your local cause. Once we are selected, every time you shop at the store a small part of your shopping total …

Children’s Toy Bank

Could you donate to our Toy Bank? We are looking for children’s toys to give to families who need a helping hand this Christmas. If you have toys that are complete and are in good condition (preferably new or unwanted gifts) please drop them into us! THANK YOU. All donations will be given to local …

New Community Larder

We are pleased to announce the launch of our Community Larder. Supported by Simon Clipsom, Morrisons Community Champion and Cromer Foodbank, our larder offers long life food for those who may need a helping hand. We also want to encourage food recycling in Cromer and welcome food ‘swaps’, if you have tinned or dried food …

We are COVID-19 Safe

Following an extensive review of our risk assessment, we are confident the Centre is now fully COVID-19 safe. Feedback from our clients has been overwhelmingly positive, with clients reporting that our new procedures, along with a touch of common sense, makes everybody feel safe. PPE and room layouts can be tailored to your needs. Get …

We Are Open!

Merchants’ Place is now open to the public on a part-time basis – every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with the office open 9.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday; however, we remain available to hire 7 days a week, including evenings. Following government guidelines, we have put a range of new procedures in place to ensure …

First Aid Course Postponed

The First Aid course due to run on 6th May 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Another course will be re-booked in the future once Merchants’ Place is back open. All learners who were booked onto the course can either receive a full refund or carry their payment over and join the …