Residents will be ‘sew’ impressed at free course | believe housing

Residents will be ‘sew’ impressed at free course

27 January 2017 - Latest news

A new four-week training programme is packed with good material.kimberleybatey

Dale & Valley Homes are hosting an Introduction to Sewing at Mickle Grove Community Training Hub in Leeholme.

From Tuesday, 31 January between 10am and 12.30pm, attendees will learn about using different fabrics, the art of stitching and finishing, and how to make items for little money.

Kimberley Batey, Dale & Valley Homes’ Community Training Project Coordinator, said: “This is a great course for any budding designers, or for anyone wanting to brush up on their haberdashery skills.”

For more information and to reserve a place call Kimberley on 01388 770 974 or email

Help to attend the sessions, including transport and childcare, can be arranged.

For more information on other free training events visit

Dale & Valley Homes’ training programme at Mickle Grove has been funded by NE Procurement, 3 Towns AAP and local councillors.

Photo above: Kimberley Batey, Dale & Valley Homes’ Community Training Project Coordinator


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