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Great Opportunities Together - The Fairfield and Howley Neighbourhood Project



Great Opportunities Together offer supported activity sessions for young people and adults with severe and profound disabilities giving everyone the chance to make new friends and meet up with old ones, joining in activities such as music sessions, crafts, sensory and relaxation sessions, cookery and days out to mention just a few!

It's an environment where everyone can be themselves. They aim to break down barriers to everyone getting involved in the things they want to do, promoting friendship and choice at all times.

If you woud like to know more or have any questions about this activity then please telephone 01925 418633 or call in to the centre for more details.


The Fairfield and Howley Neighbourhood Project

The Fairfield and Howley Neighbourhood Project provides a venue and facilities for community activities.  There is free on site car parking available for all events and users with access from Harrison Close/Algernon Street.

In addition, “Iron Shed” artist, Morris Riley, our ‘Artist in Residence’ and Debbie Podmore, our Ceramic Artist, are available for individual and group tuition. Bev Seddon, our Textile Artist also has a Studio at the Project. The Dance Studio is available by appointment, and crèche facilities are available for use. The Computer Suite is available for use by arrangement & rooms can be booked for parties, meetings, conferences, etc.

WHY NOT VISIT.........The Old School Dining Room

The Old School Café/Dining Room is open Monday – Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm under the management of  MacIntyre Charity.

Call in for Homemade Healthy Meals & Snacks or just for a cup of tea and a chat. Refreshments and lunches can be ordered to suit your requirements. Contact Rachel on 01925 415525 for more information on The Old School Café/Dining Room.

Also, pop in to visit our new Taylor Gallery exhibiting artwork, ceramics & poetry.

Fairfield and Howley WHAT’S ON AT “THE OLD SCHOOL”……
Registered in England and Wales -Charity No.1128606  Company No. 06786448

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ian Smith (Manager), Emma Brown (Assistant Manager), Darren Briggs (Chairman)
01925 418633
Fairfield & Howley

Where to go

Fairfield & Howley Neighbourhood Project
The Old School
Fairfield Street

Time / date details

When is it on
Mondays & Fridays 9.00am – 4.00pm
Time of day

Other details


Some fees may apply, call for more details.


Age ranges
All ages
Referral required
Referral details

Just call in, if unsure please call first.

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