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News & Events

Below are all the current news items and events, plus a selection of past ones.

WCC Apply to Demolish Bath Place Site

A joint application between Warwickshire County Council and HB Community Solutions has been submitted to Warwick District Council, covering the demolition of the Bath Place/All Saints School site.

Brief Report on AGM, Jan 2015

A brief report from the Chairman of the BPCV Board of Trustees on the AGM held on Monday 26th January 2015.

AGM, January 2015

The BPCV AGM will be held at 6:45pm on Monday, January 26, 2015 at ESH Works Ltd, 9A Althorpe Street, Leamington Spa, CV31 2AU.

BPCV experience with the Localism Act

See the report to the Parliamentary Inquiry on Community Rights on our experience with the Localism Act, the Community Right to Bid and Warwickshire County Council.

WCC asked to reconsider BPCV plans

The Leamington Courier ran an article on 27th June reporting that WCC's overview and scrutiny committee had sent back BPCV's proposal to the cabinet for reconsideration.

Well done Warwick Lost 2014!

Warwick University students raised over £4000 for BPCV by taking part in a challenge to get back from Anglesey with no money.

Support from Warwick RAG

Warwick RAG (Raising and Giving) & Warwick Jailbreak have generously picked Bath Place as their Charity of choice.

Our Proposals for the Bath Place Site

Bath Place Community Venture is pleased to make publicly available our proposals for the original Bath Place site.

Two Funding Grants Awarded

Bath Place Community Venture is pleased to announce that we have been awarded two funding grants towards the feasibility of acquiring and rebuilding our original site which was destroyed by a fire four years ago.

Theme Priorities

Read the plan we've designed to match our services to the key strategies and priorities of Warwick District and Warwickshire County Councils.

Press Release re Bath Place Site

BPCV press release dated 19th August 2013 about the proposed sale of our old Bath Place site.

Community Voices 2013

Many people have spoken out in support of BPCV. Some of their comments are collected here in a PDF document.

BPCV Vision document July 2012

In July 2012 a document was produced outlining our vision for BPCV. This is available for download as a PDF.

Asset of Community Value - Success!

Our old site in Bath Place has now been registered as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act 2011

Community Asset of Value

We have submitted an application to have our old site in Bath Place registered as a Community Asset of Value under the Localism Act 2011.

Bath Place Survey

Please take our short, online survey to help us plan our future.

Guardian article

Coverage in the National press, with a Guardian article on Tuesday about us having to move out of the Old Library.

Moving Out

Bath Place Community Venture has to move out of the Old Library by Friday 14th September 2012.

Warwickshire Telegraph article

The Warwickshire Telegraph ran an article on the fantastic level of support for the 'Launch!' exhibition in support of Bath Place Community Venture.

Future hopes for BPCV

Chris Barrow, writing in the Leamington Observer, gives an update on the possible future of BPCV.

Portas Pilot success

South Leamington Old Town has won £100,000 funding from the Government's Portas Pilot scheme to help regenerate our town centres.

Leamington Courier article

The article dated Tuesday 19th June covered the future of the Old Library, with comments from BPCV and the property developer interested in the site.

Annual Report 2012

Download the Bath Place Community Venture Annual Report 2012

News Archive

All the older news items and events.