News

Here are the latest items of news from ACE Activities

  • Ace Activities Newsletter – April 2024
    We’ve been really busy lately, with lots of interesting activities which we’d love to share with you. Also in this issue: The ASDAN Awards Ceremony, rewarding our hard working students • How our Gardeners made some raised beds • Cooking with Confidence recipes for rhubarb • A packed schedule of upcoming events
  • Raise a cheer for raised beds!
    We wanted to turn an area of grass on our allotment into raised beds – but how best to do this sustainably? See where our research led us!
  • How Kelly lost three stone
    Kelly Whitbread joined the ACE Cooking with Confidence group at exactly the same time as she set herself a personal goal to begin her weight loss programme. However, she needed support from both her tutor and the ASDAN Healthy Eating Lifeskills Challenge, linked to these personal targets, if she was going to succeed. See how she got on…
  • Newsletter – January 2024
    We start the New Year full of optimism for ACE Activities but we are realistic about the challenges all charities are facing… Also in this issue: Profile of a Friend • ASDAN – why is it important for us? • How we are funded • Cooking with Confidence (and a tasty recipe!) • Top sellers for ACE Upcycling • Meet our latest volunteer