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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 …

Community Fridge

Support us to support our community! We are expanding our larder to include fresh and frozen produce. We are urgently seeking a fridge and freezer, new racking, shelving and storage to re-organise our growing stockroom, weighing scales, and thermometers for both units. Please help us with a donation – THANK YOU. Follow this link to …

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 …

Adult Learning Courses Cancelled

All Adult Learning courses have been cancelled for the foreseeable future. Adult Learning will be contacting all of their learners to inform them of the changes and will keep them updated on future practices. They are hoping to temporarily continue their teaching online, please check their website for updates – www.norfolk.gov.uk

COVID-19

COVID-19: We aim to keep you updated with local information regarding coronavirus support services – follow this link to our support page: COVID-19LocalSupport. Given the current situation with Coronavirus, we want to assure the local community we remain open. We have many support services that run outreach from here and although some may not be …

New Year, New Experiences

We have a range of courses, advice and groups to offer. Do you need CV advice? Maybe you’d like to further your education and join a new course? Or have you thought about volunteering and would like more information? We can help. We know of over 150 different local volunteering opportunities, as well as new …