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Frimley Fuel Allotments
£52,000 for Laptops for Home Schooling during Lockdown

£52,000 for Laptops for Home Schooling during Lockdown

Frimley Fuel Allotments Charity has given £52,000 to schools in the GU15/16 post code areas to buy more laptops for children and students currently studying from home without basic IT equipment. With stories in the media about households sharing one laptop between...

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Tree Work on Frimley Fuel Allotments

Tree Work on Frimley Fuel Allotments

Next week tree surgeons will be clearing fallen and unstable trees in some areas of the Fuel Allotments. They have also been asked to remove a number of woodland structures made from fallen branches etc. We recognise that these have been constructed for children's...

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Need help with debts, fuel bills or essential items?

Need help with debts, fuel bills or essential items?

At this particularly difficult time for families, single people, the chronically sick and elderly folk, remember that the Frimley Fuel Allotments Charity exists to help people in need, hardship and distress. Anyone living in the GU15 and GU16 postcode areas can ask...

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Update on the Unauthorised BMX Trail

Update on the Unauthorised BMX Trail

We reported earlier this year on damage to the estate caused by the unauthorised creation of a BMX track. Quite apart from the damage done to the trees and woodland floor, the trustees would be held liable in law for any damage to individuals caused directly or...

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Update on the Unauthorised BMX Trail

Update on the Unauthorised BMX Trail

We’ve reported the matter to the police and to date the people responsible have not come forward or been identified. We’ve also notified the Borough Council about the breach of Tree Preservation Orders and have called in specialists to advise on the safety...

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Unauthorised BMX Trail

Unauthorised BMX Trail

Residents of the Old Bisley Road and Fern Close have alerted us to work that's been going on in the Fuel Allotments woodland nearby. Mechanical diggers and chain saws have been used to create a 100m BMX trail, cutting down trees and damaging mature tree...

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Over 200 individuals and families helped in 2019

Over 200 individuals and families helped in 2019

In 2019 the charity gave grants to more than 200 people to help with heating, furniture, rent arrears, carpeting and other needs. And in addition, 11 organisations helping local people in need received grants. The charity has a history of helping local...

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Getting Homeless People back into a Home in Camberley

Getting Homeless People back into a Home in Camberley

The Hope Hub [hehopehub.org.uk] is one of the local charities supported by a regular Frimley Fuel grant.  In 2019 we gave £1000 to enable the team to meet immediate needs for travel costs, clothing and other essentials of people seeking help.  We also...

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Helping People in difficulty in Camberley

Helping People in difficulty in Camberley

Connect Counselling is a Camberley based counselling service which does not impose a fixed fee for individuals who are struggling and can't afford to pay more than a donation.  Referrals come from GP's, mental health teams, churches and personal...

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Frimley Fuel Litter Pick at Pine Ridge

Frimley Fuel Litter Pick at Pine Ridge

Most users of the Fuel Allotments take their rubbish home with them - but not all of them. Twice a year - in May and and October - we organise a Saturday morning litter pick when Trustees, beneficiaries of FFA grants and local people clear the area of...

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