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Latest News


Former President Barry Norman CBE has sadly passed away aged 83.

1st July 2017

Former Stevenage Community Trust President Barry Norman CBE who supported the trust from the first days when it was founded in 1990 has sadly passed away aged 83.

Barry served as President for more than two decades and was a regular attendee at the annual lunch, and will be fondly remembered by us all.

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Tributes paid to councillor and former trustee Graham Clark

8th May 2017

We were extremely sad to learn of the passing of councillor Graham Clark, an important member of our grants committee who served on our board of trustees for many years. Graham was a wonderful man who volunteered his time to support Stevenage Community Trust and in turn the people of Stevenage. Our thoughts are with his family at this time.

Recent News


Our largest ever grant for new playground at Bedwell Park officially opened

Our largest ever grant to provide a new playground at Bedwell Park in memory of our founder Hilda Lawrence was officially opened this week by the Mayor of Stevenage, Cllr John Lloyd and Chairman of Stevenage Community Trust, Robert Stewart.


Passing of Sherma Batson

It was with shock and great sadness that we learnt of the passing of Sherma Batson this week. She was a strong supporter of Stevenage Community Trust, providing representation on our Board of Trustees as well as fundraising for our cause. She will be remembered fondly and will be a significant loss to the people of Stevenage who she served with great passion and enthusiasm.


Pride of Stevenage Special Award

Stevenage Community Trust Chair of Trustees Robert Stewart and Vice-Chair Martin Addrison were thrilled to be presented the Judges Special Award at the prestigious Pride of Stevenage reception hosted by the Mayor.


Video from Stevenage Community Trust Annual Dinner and Dance 2016

Please take a look at the video of the recent annual Stevenage Community Trust dinner and dance held at The Priory Barn at Little Wymondley with special guest speaker Gail Emms MBE.


Annual Dinner and Dance 2016

The annual Stevenage Community Trust dinner and dance proved an overwhelming success achieving a fundraising record of a staggering £26,000.


We are proud to fund a new play area in honour of our Founder, Hilda Lawrence.

Stevenage Community Trust is proud to announce its largest donation to date of £25,000 to fund a new play area for Bedwell Crescent in honour of our Founder, Hilda Lawrence.


GSK partner with local school as part of our corporate volunteer programme

As part of our corporate volunteer programme, we were pleased to partner St Nicholas Primary School with a group of volunteers from GlaxoSmithKline.


Latest Annual Report for 2016

You can now view online the latest Stevenage Community Trust Annual Report for 2016.

Registered Office

Stevenage Community Trust, Richmond House, Walkern Road, Stevenage, Herts SG1 3QP

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We are a registered charity in England & Wales 1000762.

Our Offices

Follett House, Primett Road, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3EE

Telephone: 01438 525390
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