Grants on offer

COMMUNITY groups and voluntary organisations who are based in or predominantly serve Alnwick and require financial assistance for 2012/13 are being invited to apply for town council grants.

Mayor Alan Symmonds said: “Many local organisations are likely to face a difficult year and I hope that we will be able give them some support and help. While our budget is relatively small, we do hope that we can make a difference to a number of local groups.”

Applications have to be made by November 18 and forms are available the council’s website or from Bill Batey, chief officer and town clerk by emailing or telephone 01665 714922.