GHBL Open Forum - Saturday 14th March 2020


GHBL Open Forum took place on Saturday 14th March and gave local residents of Grassmoor and Hasland a chance to meet their local Partnership Board members, speak to the various working groups about the projects they are involved in and learn about the success stories of 2019-2020 including an amazing £491,698.15 additional funding secured for the area.

Those in attendance heard more about what was planned over the next two years and that from 1st April, there will be a new organisation guiding Hasland and Grassmoor into the future and beyond.

Elections took place to vote in new Partnership Board representatives for both villages and the Partnership Board Members 2020-21 are: - Hasland Councillor Mick Brady, Councillor Bridget Dunks, Andrew Mallender, Jack Gill, Peter Myers, Scott Fox and Ben Marshall. Grassmoor Councillor Lee Hartshorne, David Maric, Mick Arnold, Rob Whitehead, Andrew Parker, Philip McGeever and Paul Cooper. Stephen Wright remains an independent representative.

Members of 2020 21 Partnership Board1

From left to right: - Stephen Wright , Paul Cooper, Philip McGeever, Mick Arnold, Scott Fox, Rob Whitehead, Peter Myers, David Maric, Andrew Mallender and Ben Marshall