Category: Community Engagement

Career in construction beckons for lucky trainees

 

Eight trainees have taken their first step to a job in construction thanks to a course organised by Brighton’s newest destination, Edward Street Quarter. The course, in conjunction with McLaren Construction and Brighton & Hove City Council’s Economic Development Office and Youth Employability Service, aims to Career in construction beckons for lucky trainees help local…

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COVID-19 Update

 

First Base and the Edward Street Quarter team take the coronavirus threat very seriously and would like to offer our support to the local community during this difficult time. Following Government advice, we have taken the tough decision to postpone all community events including next week’s public meeting due to take place on Tuesday 24th…

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McLaren opens the door to employment for Brighton youth

 

McLaren Construction, the key delivery partner for First Base’s Edward Street Quarter development, is set to host a Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) event on Tuesday 25 February for those considering a career in the construction industry. The event, due to take place from 12pm at St Peter’s Church in Brighton, is held in partnership…

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Community Day Postponed

 

Unfortunately we will be postponing Saturday’s planned community event, due to severe weather warnings. We have not taken this decision lightly and have liaised with a number of local people, including the council, before confirming. We will be back in touch with a new date, but in the meantime please could you let anybody else…

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Site tours and samba at Edward Street Quarter

 

Residents living in the Queen’s Park area of Brighton are invited to join First Base for a community event on Saturday 15 February in Dorset Gardens. Guests will be welcomed with a live performance from The Brighton School of Samba at noon. The fun-filled afternoon will then continue with food, drinks and face painting inside…

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Car & Window Cleaning Update

 

Following our Community Meeting on the 28th January, Gitana has been investigating the options for car and window cleaning. Car Cleaning McLaren have set up an account with a local car cleaning company for White Street residents to use on a quarterly basis. We will be collecting the relevant information from each household tomorrow (6th…

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Introducing our new Community Liaison Coordinator, Gitana Harfleet

 

Gitana Harfleet has recently been employed for the role as Community Liaison Coordinator for the Edward Street Quarter development. She lives locally in Peacehaven and has been a resident for 16 years. Gitana brings a wealth of experience in customer service, communication and knowledge of the local area. She will be available to take your…

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Ways we will communicate with you

 

This website www.edwardstreetquarter.mclarengroup.com This will be the central hub for all information updates regarding the scheme as it will be updated as regularly as possible It includes regular programmes updates, job vacancies, community engagement stories and contact form for your questions and queries Please use this website as your first line of enquiry WhatsApp We…

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