Three ‘Pink Ladies’ put new DIY skills to the test

A trio of ‘Pink Ladies’ in Southampton have had the chance to learn valuable construction skills and support their local community centre, during a week-long training course teaching useful DIY top tips. The Pink Ladies Construction Course was run by Spectrum Western Challenge in conjunction with The Construction Youth Trust. Local residents Laura Nash, Nareika […]

Marine adventure opens eyes of island youngsters

A group of disadvantaged young people have just returned from a memorable trip aboard a historic ship, travelling the seas surrounding the Isle of Wight in a learning initiative organised by Spectrum Medina, Southern Housing Group, and The Cirdan Sailing Trust. Last week, ten young people between the ages of 16-25 set sail for a […]

Green-fingered residents honoured at annual awards event

Spectrum Signpost Housing Association residents from across the South West have been given prizes at two award events in recognition of their exemplary gardening abilities. Award ceremonies took place on the afternoon of Friday 31st August 2012 at both St. Sidwells Community Centre, Exeter and Friars Moor Court, Sturminster Newton. The ceremonies recognised the very best […]

Plum awarded major marketing contract by Spectrum Housing

The Weston-super-Mare based marketing agency Plum Communications & PR has been awarded a major contract for Spectrum Housing Group for the delivery of a range of resident and business publications. The contract went live on 1st March 2012 and covers the creation and design of the housing association group’s publications including annual reports and residents’ and business newsletters, as […]