What’s On – history

November 2017

Wed 1st ·      10am – 12 midday Open Reflection
Thurs 2nd ·      12 – 4 pm Thursday Open Afternoon

·      1 -3 pm James Lee Pharmacist visit

Fri 3rd ·      1-3 pm Underground Sound planning
Sat 4th ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 6th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 7th ·      11.15am-1pm Experts by Experience – monthly meeting
Wed 8th ·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds

·      10.40am Greenwood Project – Yeo Vale wood, Pumpkin carving, meet Exeter bus station 10.40am

Thurs 9th ·      11.30-1.30 pm Community meeting
Thurs 16th ·      12 – 4pm Thursday Open Afternoon
Sun 19th ·      11.40am Greenwood Project – Lockbar wood, meet Exeter St David’s train station 11.40am
Mon 20th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group

·      1.30 – 3pm Newsletter ‘what next’ planning meeting

Tues 21st ·      10.30-12.30 Company systems working party – all welcome
Wed 22nd ·      11.40am Greenwood Project – Bowling Green RSPB reserve. Meet Topsham station 12.10pm
Thurs 23rd ·      12 – 4pm Thursday Open Afternoon
Thurs 30th ·      12 – 4 pm Thursday Open Afternoon

 

October 2017

Mon 2nd ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 3rd ·      11am-1pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting

·      Employee hours planning meeting – all welcome

Wed 4th ·      Greenwood project – Yeo Vale Wood, meet Exeter bus station 10.40am
Thurs 5th ·      10.30 am – 12 midday Experts by Experience planning meeting

·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

·      1-3pm James Lee, Pharmacist visit – to be confirmed

Sat 7th ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Tues 10th ·      World Mental Health Day
Join members of the Bridge at the Recovery Devon 2017 Development Fund Celebration Day at West Town Farm, Ide, EX2 9TG
https://recoverydevon.co.uk/2017/development-fund-celebration-day-oct-10th-2017/
Wed 11th

 

·      Greenwood project –Dawlish to Teignmouth walk (meeting up time: to be confirmed)

·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds

Thurs 12th ·      1-2pm Community meeting

·      3pm meeting with Kim Flemming (Commissioning Officer Devon County Council) and colleagues

Fri 13th ·      1-3pm Catch up meeting – Underground Sound music project
Mon 16th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 17th ·      1-2pm Funding strategy meeting
Wed 18th ·      Greenwood project – North Devon walk (meeting up time: to be confirmed)
Thurs 19th ·      10.30 – 11.30 am Annual report meeting – all welcome

·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

Mon 23rd ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 24th ·      10.30 – 12 midday Company Systems working party – all welcome
Thurs 26th ·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

September 2017

Fridays in September ·      Watch this space for news about future Underground Sound dates
Sat 2nd ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 4th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 5th ·      11am-1pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting·      2-4pm Training & checks – drop in for current employees and volunteers
Thurs 7th ·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon·      (Please note: James Lee Pharmacist visit now on Thurs 5th Oct)
Wed 13th ·      Greenwood Project  – Bovey Walk, meet Exeter bus station 10.15 am. Bring lunch.·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds
Thurs 14th ·      1-3pm Community meeting·      World Hearing Voices Day
Mon 18th ·      10.30am -12.30pm – Women’s Art Group
Wed 20th ·      Greenwood Project: Yeo Vale Wood – Mud Sculpture. Meet Exeter Bus Station 10.40am
Thurs 21st ·      10.30-11.30am “Promoting Independence Policy” response to Devon County Council’s June 2017 policy – copies at the Bridge·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon
Tues 26th ·      10.30am – 12.30pm Company Systems working party: e.g. working party: cleaning, health & safety checks, typing
Wed 27th ·      Greenwood Project event – to be confirmed
Thurs 28th ·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

August 2017

Tues 1st ·      11am – 1 pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting
Thurs 3rd ·      11am – 12.30pm Newsletter book project

·      12 midday – 4pm Open Afternoon

Fri 4th ·      10.30am – 12 midday getting ready for 8th August funding meeting

·      2-4pm Research: community action & future planning meeting – planning action based on research findings & planning research dissemination. Drafts: http://www.bridgecollective.org.uk/research/

Sat 5th ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 7th ·      10am – 12 midday Open Reflection
Tues 8th ·      12 midday – Getting ready for meeting with funders DCC & DPT

·      1-2.30pm meeting – discussion & planning about future funding: with Kim Flemming (Devon County Council, Commissioning Office), Sara Burgess ( DCC, Sector Lead – Unregulated Markets) and Emma Fitzpatrick (Devon Partnership Trust, Project Manager for Accommodation and Support Services)

Wed 9th ·      Meet at Exeter bus station 10.40am – Greenwood Project at Yeo Vale Wood – Pewter Casting

·      1-2.30pm Open Minds

Thurs 10th ·      1-3pm Community meeting
Fri 11th ·      1.30 – 3.30pm Tudor Trust planning meeting
Mon 14th ·      10.30-12.30 Woman’s Art Group
Wed 16th ·      Meet at Exeter bus station 10.40am – Greenwood Project at Newton St Cyres Arboretum – Leaf mandalas
Mon 21st ·      10.30-12.30 Woman’s Art Group
Tues 22nd ·      2-4pm World Mental Health Day planning
Thurs 24th ·      12 midday – 4pm Open Afternoon
Tues 29th ·      10.30-12 midday Company systems working party
Wed 30th ·      (Time and venue to be confirmed) Meet at Topsham train station for Greenwood Project event: art at the RSPB bird hide
Thurs 31st ·      12 midday – 4pm Open Afternoon

July 2017

Sat 1st ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Tues 4th ·      11am-1pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting

·      2-4pm Training & checks – drop in for current employees and volunteers

Wed 5th ·      Greenwood project event – to be confirmed
Thurs 6th ·      10.30am – 12 midday Tudor Trust – funding planning

·      12 midday – 4pm Open afternoon

·      1-2.30pm Newsletter Book Project

Tues 11th ·      10.30am – 12 midday Company systems working party

·      1-2.30pm Complaints Team planning

Wed 12th ·      Greenwood Project event – to be confirmed

·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds

Thurs 13th

 

·      10.30-11.30am Training & checks – drop in for current employees and volunteers

·      12 midday meeting with accountant – to be confirmed

·      1-3pm monthly Community Meeting

Fri 14th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Thurs 20th ·      10.30am-12.30pm Governance supervision planning

·      12midday – 4pm Open Afternoon

Fri 21st ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Wed 26th ·      Greenwood Project event – to be confirmed
Fri 28th ·      Psychology Day Workshop: ‘What is normality?’ – see poster: http://www.bridgecollective.org.uk/whats-on/events/
To book a place go to: http://enrolonline.wea.org.uk  Course code: C3528673, Exeter WEA (Workers’ Educational Association) Tel: 01392 457300

June 2017

Thurs 1st ·      10.30-11.30 Tudor Trust meeting, funding planning, all welcome

·      12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

Fri 2nd ·      12.30- 2.30pm – Research Feedback meeting, Heavitree Room, St David’s Community Centre

·      1-4pm Underground Sound

Sat 3rd ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 5th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 6th ·      11am – 1pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting

·      2-3.30pm Complaints Policy review

Wed 7th ·      Meet 10.30 am Exeter Bus Station or 11.50 am Sidmouth Triangle Greenwood Project Sidmouth Walk (The Byes)
Thurs 8th ·      1-3pm Community meeting
Mon 12th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Wed 14th ·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds

·      Greenwood Project Beach Art and Picnic. Wednesday 14th June at Exmouth.
Meet at Exeter Central Station 11am or outside Exmouth Station 12 noon, or find us at Pirate Cove by the Marina.
Bring picnic food.

Thurs 15th ·      12-1.30pm Looking at Tudor Trust draft letter, funding planning
Fri 16th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 19th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Wed 21st ·      Greenwood Project at Yeo Vale Wood. Meet Exeter bus station 10.40 am.
Thurs 22nd ·      1-3pm Conversation about Thursday Opening
Fri 23rd ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Tues 27th ·      Company systems working party 10.30am – 12 midday

·      1-2pm Annual Report meeting

Wed 28th ·      Greenwood Project event (venue to be confirmed)
Thurs 29th ·       10.30-11.30am Discussion: changes to work pattern at the Bridge
·      12-1.30pm Looking at Tudor Trust draft letter, funding planning

May 2017

Tues 2nd ·      11am-1pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting
Thurs 4th ·      12.00-4.00pm Open Afternoon
Fri 5th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Sat 6th ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Tues 9th ·      10.30am-12.30pm Employee hours meeting

·      1.30-4pm Greenwood Project: Picnic in the Park

Wed 10th ·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds
Thurs 11th ·      1-3pm Community meeting
Fri 12th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Sun 14th ·      11.40am – meet at St David’s station: Greenwood Project – Yeo Vale Wood
Mon 15th ·      10.30am-12.30pm – Women’s Art Group (Print block workshop week 1)
Tues 16th ·      10am -12midday Open Reflection – on how we do things as a community – all welcome

·      1-2pm Bridge Collective complaints process review

Wed 17th ·      2-3.30pm – Greenwood Project: Tool tidy at the Bridge Collective and visit to Men in Sheds Shop
Thurs 18th ·      10.30am-12 midday Company systems working party

·      1.30-3pm Introduction for potential directors

Fri 19th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 22nd ·      10.30am-1pm – Women’s Art Group – Print block workshop week 2 (meet at Bridge Collective then to Fab Lab, Exeter Library)
Tues 23rd ·      11am – 1pm Experts by Experience planning meeting
Wed 24th ·      1-3pm Extra Community meeting
Thurs 25th ·      12 midday buffet lunch to share

·      1pm – 3pm Annual General Meeting – all welcome

Fri 26th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Sun 28th ·      11.40am – meet at St David’s station: Greenwood Project – Lockbar Wood
Tues 30th ·      10.30am-1pm – Women’s Art Group – Print block workshop week 3 (meet at Bridge Collective then to Exeter Library)

 

April 2017

Sat 1st ·      12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 3rd ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group
Tues 4th ·      Experts by Experience in Plymouth
Wed 5th ·      8.30-9.30am Company systems working party
Thurs 6th ·      10.30am -12.30 – Experts by Experience planning for self harm workshop

·      12 midday – 4pm Open afternoon

·      12.15-2pm – Experts by Experience monthly meeting

·      2.30 – 4pm – Bridge 10th Birthday – bring and share afternoon tea – all welcome

Fri 7th ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 10th ·      10.30-12.30 – Women’s Art Group

·      Experts by Experience in Torbay

Tues 11th ·      8.30-9.30am Company systems working party

·      10.15 – 11.45 Bridge Collective complaints process review

Wed 12th ·      11am, Greenwood Project Tiverton Canal walk, meet Exeter bus station

·      1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds

Thurs 13th ·      Experts by Experience in Plymouth
Fri 14th ·      10am – meet Exeter Central station: Greenwood Project – Escot

·      (No Underground Sound today)

Fri 21st ·      1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 24th ·      10.30am -12.30pm Community meeting
Tues 25th ·      9.30-10.30am Company systems working party

·      11.30-12.30am Experts by Experience working party

Fri 28th ·      10am Exeter Central station: Greenwood Project – Escot

·      1-4pm Underground Sound

 

March 2017

Thurs 2nd 10am – 12 Research Focus Group: democratic approach to well-being

12-4pm Thursday Open Afternoon

12-1pm Greenwood Project planning at the Bridge

12.15-2pm Experts by Experience monthly meeting

Fri 3rd

 

10am Exeter Central station: Greenwood Project – Escot

10-11.30am Experts by Experience planning meeting

1-4pm Underground Sound

Sat 4th 12.30-2.30pm Rainbowbridge
Mon 6th 10.30am -12.30 – Open Reflection
Time tasks and resources for the whole Bridge
Wed 8th 1pm – 2.30pm Open Minds
Thurs 9th 1-3pm Community meeting
Fri 10th 1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 13th 10.30am -12.30 Planning for visit by Kim Flemming, Commissioning Officer, Devon County Council
Tues 14th 10.30am – 12 midday Experts by Experience planning meeting
Wed 15th 10.30am Meeeting with Kim Flemming, Commissioning Officer, Devon County Council discussion & planning about future funding

1-2.30pm Extra community meeting

Fri 17th Escot cancelled

1-4pm Underground Sound

Mon 20th 10.30am  – 12.30pm Women’s Art Group
Thurs 23rd 2-4 pm James Lee – Pharmacist visiting
Fri 24th 1-4pm Underground Sound
Mon 27th 10.30am  – 12.30pm Women’s Art Group
Wed 29th 11am Exeter Bus station – Greenwood Project Steps Bridge Daffodil walk
Fri 31st 10am Exeter Central station: Greenwood Project – Escot

1-4pm Underground Sound

 

February 2017

Thursday Open Afternoon: Thursday 2nd Feb at 12noon – 4pm.

Experts by Experience monthly meeting: Thursday 5th at 12.15-1.45pm

Underground Sound: Fridays 3rd, 10th, (closed on 17th), 24th at 1-4pm

Rainbowbridge: Saturday 4th at 12.30pm – 2.30pm

Womens Art Group: Mondays 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th at 10.30am -12.30am

Greenwood Project: Friday 3rd, 17th Escot, Wednesday 15th Exmouth Woodland visit 10.30am, Wednesday 22nd Budleigh to Exmouth walk, 12noon

Open Minds: Wednesday 8th, 1pm – 2.30pm

Funding planning: Monday 6th 3-4.30pm, Tuesday 7th 2-3.30pm

Open Reflection: time, tasks and resources at the Bridge: Wednesday 8th at 10am – 12noon

Community Meeting: Friday 10th at 10.30am – 12.30pm

Research Focus Group: democratic approach to well-being
Thursday 16th Feb 1-3pm or Thursday 2nd Mar 10-12 midday

 

January 2017 Openings

Experts by Experience: Monthly meeting -Thursday 5th at 12.15-1.45pm , Planning meetings: Thursday 5th 2.15-3.15pm, Tuesday 10th 1.15-2.30pm, Monday 16th 2-3pm, Tuesday 17th 1.15-2.30pm, Thursday 19th 10.15-11.30am, Tuesday 24th 12-1.30pm, Funding meeting- Tuesday 10th 10.30am -12.30pm

Underground Sound: Fridays 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th at 1pm – 4 pm

Rainbowbridge: Saturday 7th at 12.30pm – 2.30pm

Womens Art Group: Mondays 9th, 16th, 23rd. 10.30am -12.30am

Greenwood Project: Wednesday 11th Double Locks walk meet at Bridge 11am, Friday 20th Escot. Friday 27th Topsham hide.

Open Minds: Wednesday 11th, 1pm – 2.30pm

Community Meeting: Thursday 12th, 1 – 3pm

Planning Thursday: Thursday 19th, 12noon. Informal time looking to have a discussion about capacity and distilling ideas about how to distribute resources sustainably in the future.


First Thursday Open Day: Thursday 2nd February, 12noon – 4pm.