News Archive for December, 2012

Thompson Centre Community Festival!

The Thompson Centre Community Festival is to be held on Tuesday 4th December 2012.

 The Thompson Centre Community Festival is a very good opportunity for parents, visit children, capsule families and potential arts and sports groups to come and see The Thompson Centre and what activities are available whilst having free refreshments such as hotpot!

 As well as FREE refreshments we also have a CLOWN and ART ACTIVITIES for children to do!

 There will also be performances from Allanson Street Primary School Choir, Viva Performing Arts, St Helens Council Music Service School of Rock and many more.

 The Community Festival is taking place on Tuesday 4th December between

2:30pm and 7:00pm with sessions taking place at


Speaker: Cllr Shields

Performance:Allanson StreetPrimary Choir

Food: Afternoon Tea and Sandwiches



Speaker: The Mayor ofSt Helens

Performance: Citadel/Re:new Drama group

St HelensMusicServiceSchoolof Rock

Food: Hotpot



Speaker: Cllr Bowden

Performance: Viva Performing Arts (formally known as Pink Panthers)

Food: Hot chocolate and mince pies


The festival is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and is to celebrate the work

and success of the Thompson Centre over the years. The aim of the event is

to showcase what is currently happening at the centre to existing and

potential new partners and the community; it also marks the launch of our