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Recreation Assistants

Recreation Assistants wanted! The Backrow Recreation Centre was officially opened in April 2008.  The facility includes a 4 court sports hall, 4 handball walls, 3rd Generation Pitches together with changing facilities and ancillary space.  The success of the Backrow Recreation Centre and the health benefits it offers to the local area continue to grow and […]

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Workspace Chronicle. Celebrating 30 years of serving the community.

Workspace Chronicle. Celebrating 30 years of serving the community. Download The Workspace Group Chronicle OPEN FOR BUSINESS Thirty years ago Draperstown was aptly described as the place where the bus came, stopped, turned round and then went back to where it had come from. It was a vulnerable, declining place fixed firmly on the economic […]

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Carers Project: Reflexology and relaxation

Tuesday 23rd June Reflexology and relaxation.  1-3 pm. Draperstown. Offers carers the opportunity to avail of a short taster session of reflexology.  Aimed at helping carers to unwind and take the time to look after themselves every so often. As part of the Carers Project, we will deliver a session of reflexology and relaxation. Carers of […]

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The Workspace Cup 2015

The Workspace Cup is a 5 a-side soccer tournament organised by The Workspace Group, Backrow Recreation Centre in partnership with Draperstown Celtic Football Club. It will take place every Saturday in August (and Sundays if required) at the 3G Pitches of the Backrow Recreation Centre, Draperstown. Businesses, community groups from Draperstown, Magherafelt and surroundings areas are very welcome to register for […]

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Backrow Summer Scheme 2015

Backrow summer scheme from Monday 3rd to  Friday 14th August 2015 at the Backrow Recreation Centre 10 am – 12 pm for P3, p4 and p5 children 12:30 – 2:30 pm P6, p7 + year 8 children 3 pm – 5 pm Year 9, 10 & 11 Join the Backrow Summer Scheme 2015! Activities Football, one wall handball, […]

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Monthly membership for the Backrow Recreation Centre

The Backrow Recreation Centre is now offering a monthly membership. Pay £25 per month and attend up to 3 classes per week. No contract, just pay month by month. Classes include spinning, circuits, core and many more. You can get your monthly membership online, paying with PayPal or card. For further information, contact Emma on 028 7962 […]

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Celebrating Carers week 2015

The past 9th June 2015, we celebrated the Carers week with a day trip to Crumlin Road Jail. We had such a great time. Read more about our Carers Project

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The Workspace Group is a social enterprise

Good news! We just received our plaque for being a social enterprise. We are members of the SEUK. This plaque was produced by a social enterprise, Wildhearts in Action, this is only one way to be a social enterprise, by buying locally. Find more about the Buy Social campaign and how to get involved in www.buysocial.co.uk Our plaque is […]

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Day out for the Carers project to Crumlin road

The Workspace Group carers project started in October 2014 and we had workshop every month, tailored for our local carers. The workshops varied from health checks, benefits advice, relaxation, cookery demonstration to laughter yoga and horticulture tips. Now to close the carers project we will be going to the Crumlin Road Gaol for a day trip. […]

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Now taking bookings for the Draperstown After School Summer club for kids.

We are now taking Bookings for the Draperstown After School Summer club The Summer club will be open Monday to Friday* from 8 am to 6pm. At Draperstown After School Club, we offer a safe and stimulating Summer Club. We can accommodate up to 32 children aged 4-11. We offer: Affordable childcare for the local community […]

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