This Blog post is a dedication to are former employee Keith .
Who we sadly lost on the 28th December 2022.
he work at Batchley for around 3 years .
He loved to wind us all up!
he'd joke around and make everyone he met laugh and that he did! his dedication to Batchley will never go unnoticed.
He will be sorely missed by all who knew him and especially by all at Batchley support group
forever in our thoughts
Rest easy Keith
It is with great sadness we have learnt of the passing of our friend and former trustee Pat on 12th March 2023
she will be sorely missed by all at Batchley support group.
pat has achieved many things in life including being a Councillor from May 2012 until May 2019 and she represented Church Hill ward on behalf of the Labour Party.
She was Mayor of the Borough of Redditch from May 2014 to May 2015.
During her time as a Councillor she also served as the Chair of the Council’s Licensing Committee, was a member of the Planning Committee, and served on the Executive Committee for some of the time as Portfolio Holder for Leisure and Tourism.
When she wasn’t on the Executive Committee, she was an active member of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee and took part in a number of scrutiny Task Group investigations into matters of interest to the local community, including support for the Voluntary and Community Sector.
Aside from politics, Pat was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
What is the Pantry?
A Pantry is "get more for less" it is to help and encourage families/singles that need a little bit of Support to manage through tough times. We aim to help as many residents that need a little support.
What will you find at our Pantry?
You will find a range of fresh, frozen and general foods, this will change based on what we received in from our suppliers.
How much does it cost?
It is either £7 or £10 the choice is yours and you will receive about 3 times the value
21 Salters Lane B97 6JY
Monday, weds ,Friday 11.30-12.30
Tuesday 11.00-12.30 Pensioners