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Celebrating 20 years!

Friday saw The Furniture Station celebrate our 20th Anniversary with an exclusive celebration evening dedicated to our outstanding volunteers & supporters group. The evening started with a surprise classical performance delivered by a quartet of singers from the City of Manchester Opera company, followed … Continue reading

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A new computer for the volunteer office – Thanks to Crofton’s Solicitors & The Stoller Trust

Crofton’s Solicitors & The Stoller Trust have once again generously supported our work by financing our much needed new computer for our volunteers who will use it daily in order to ‘check’ our clients in & commence their visit to … Continue reading

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Interested in Volunteering for a few hours in December?

Hazel Grove Rotary Club are once again sending Santa around Hazel Grove in his sleigh, collecting donations for local charities that do very good work! The Furniture Station are once again involved this year and will be recruiting volunteers for the night … Continue reading

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The Furntiure Station Photography Awards 2014

Thank you to all those that participated in out Photography Competition 2014. The competition this year was named ‘Pets at Their Best’ and the winners were announced last month with the help of professional, local photographers Mr Phil Oldham at … Continue reading

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What a night – Big Band & Swing evening

On Friday 3rd October, Vernon Building Society’s Poynton Brass Band performed with local singer Alan Burton to deliver an exclusive Big Band & Swing themed evening in aid of local charitable causes. With around 300 guests attending the event, the evening … Continue reading

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Big Band & Swing night….tickets on sale today

The Vernon Building Society (Poynton) Brass Band will be performing an exclusive night of Big Band & Swing at Hazel Grove Baptist Church on Friday 3rd October. Doors open at 6.45pm and the performance starts at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £5 … Continue reading

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We’ve extended our collection areas to Greater Manchester, East Cheshire….

Please do not throw  your furniture or electrical items away if they are in good condition. Allow us to re-use these for people in need. We collect for free & in the following areas:  All Borough of Stockport areas Greater Manchester: Burnage, Didsbury, … Continue reading

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Collect your Stockport Express tokens!

The Furniture Station has been short-listed to receive an award from The Vernon Building Society’s Jubilee Fund. Now it is down to you – the general public to help us secure some of this award so that we can continue to … Continue reading

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And the Winners are……..

The 12 best landscape photographs: Pet’s at Their Best (In no particular order…)  Congratulations to the final  photograph contestants above, your 12 images have been selected by three independent judges and have made our charity calendar 2015. Best Portrait photo Congratulations, this … Continue reading

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Photography Competition 2014 winners…..

It has been a difficult, intense few weeks with sorting the selection of the photographs for our 2015 Pets at Their Best calendar. There were so many brilliant images for the judges to select from there were a couple of rounds … Continue reading

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