Happy New Year to everyone! We received many wonderful cards including ones from the High Sheriff of Bedfordshire and past High Sheriff Vinod Taylor, and Dunstable Mayor, amongst others. Thank you to everyone! Here is to a great 2020 year in Dunstable.
DLDD has attended a number of events this month, including Dunstable in Bloom meeting, the monthly Shop Watch meeting and the High Sheriffs fundraiser for Crime Beat in Harpenden.
Thank you Lord Bird for your support. I love the spirit of Don’t Let Dunstable Die – ten years into their journey, @DLDD2009 is still fighting for their town, and still spreading their #socialecho throughout the Chiltern Hills – long live Dunstable! longlivedunstable.com I love the spirit of Don't Let Dunstable Die – ten years…
DLDD laid a Remembrance Poppy Wreath to honour the fallen of Dunstable.
Meeting with Diana Quick, new Dunstable Quadrant manager.
Meeting with Kathy Riley from Priory 2020Project.
DLDD were invited to attend a fund raiser for the Luton and Dunstable Hospital HeliPad Saturday. We were very happy to be part of an event which raised a large amount got such a needed cause. Helipad Appeal
DLDD attend the Dunstable in Bloom tea in Priory House.
This week we posted about a paperboy who returned a wallet to it owner. The posted received alot of supportive comments and huge amounts of likes. This evening we dropped 2 bowling vouchers to this your lad. We would like to THANK Micheal the manager of Go Bowling 🎳 for this kind donation.
Thank You DLDD Received from Helen Nellis HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire. Dear Sharon and Sharon Thank you for inviting me to share your 10th Anniversary Celebrations. It was a delightful evening and I was pleased to meet so many of your supporters and to learn more about your superb achievements for Dunstable over the years….
HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire Helen Nellis giving a speech at the DLDD 10year celebration in The Old Palace Lodge, Dunstable.
Thank you Sid for your kind words and thank you for your support last night we really appreciate it 😊 Congratulations to both the Sharons on a spectacular night at The Old Palace Lodge celebrating 10years of DLDD. Despite in the beginning having negative behaviour from officials they led from their hearts and helped pump…
Dunstable in Bloom winners 2019, DLDD sponsor the Best Front Garden, Best Community Garden, Best Allotment.
On Monday evening we attended the DLDD 10th Anniversary Celebrations and of course we need cupcakes to celebrate! Congratulations Sharon & Sharon for all of your hard work and for a lovely evening 😀😘 Dunstable Cake House.
DLDD were invited to an event in Luton Town Hall.
DLDD attended Dunstable Priory 2020 vision event last night.
Britain Got Talent 2018 semi finalist Ronan Busfield singing at DLDD 10 year celebrations. Thank you
From ‘graveyard’ to grandeur: Three cheers as Don’t Let Dunstable Die celebrates ten years of campaigning for town https://www.dunstabletoday.co.uk/news/people/from-graveyard-to-grandeur-three-cheers-as-don-t-let-dunstable-die-celebrates-ten-years-of-campaigning-for-town-1-9103398
DLDD’s 2020 charity calendar is available in the following businesses. The calendar are £5 each and full of wonderful old pictures of Dunstable area. Our charity Christmas cards are available now a pack of 6 cards 3 of each design £3.50. Please note the cards are not available in Celebrations they are selling the calendars…
Bedfordshire Police’s newly appointed Chief Constable Garry Forsyth today. 23/9/2019
DLDD received an award from Bedfordshire Police when they attended Bedfordshire Police Community Hub Awards The Sculpture Gallery at Woburn Abbey, Woburn MK17 9WA, Woburn, England, GB, MK17 9WA
DLDD attend Dunstable in Bloom meeting. 18/9/2019
DLDD attended Bedfordshire Police’s Dunstable Priority Setting Meeting at Dunstable Police Station.
Today DLDD were invited to a networking lunch at Kids in Action, a Dunstable based charity.
DLDD were invited a Dunstable Downs and Dunstable joint Rotary meeting where Local MP Andrew Selous gave a very interesting talk. Thursday 29th August 2019
This evening DLDD have been out judging the entries to Dunstable in Bloom Best Front Garden, Community Garden, Hanging Basket and Container. We sponsor these competitions with DLDD Shields being awarded.
DLDD Trust’s Sharon Warboys was one of two judges for the Dunstable in Bloom contest this past Monday of July 9th. It was for surrounding schools & their gardens that they have been taking care of all year. Results are pending for the winner, but DLDD had so much fun supporting this organization and their…
DLDD Trust’s Sharon Warboys met with The Big Issue on Monday evening to discuss John Lord Bird’s – the Social Echo Initiative, and the changes it can bring to Dunstable. Their slogan is “Local pound for the local community.” An article can be found below discussing it’s significance. The Big Issue will show organisations how…
DLDD attended the Shop Watch meeting held at Asda Dunstable this evening Wednesday 12th June 2019. We are very pleased to be part of the Shop Watch system in Dunstable.
On Tuesday 11th June 2019 DLDD had a meeting with Peter Bird at The Old Palace Lodge and give Peter a tour around Dunstable meeting businesses. We are looking forward to our next meeting in the next few weeks.
DLDD had a fabulous evening at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo May 13th for a special Sunset Pride of Dunstable event. We networked and raised money for the Gents Barbering for their trip to Africa with COM Church this summer! They raised about £220 to assist with their expenses. We saw lovely view of the Dunstable downs, had…
DLDD enjoy a the opening evening at the Grove Theatre watching Avenue Q which is on until Saturday 11th May. It is a good funny show, little naughty suitable for the over 14 ‘s. are We also we’re invite to attend the after show questions and answers session with the cast and Nigel Plaskitt puppeteer…
DLDD – our BBC Interview with Sharon Warboys and Sharon Knott. It explains our ambition and our foundation.
We are SO EXCITED to announce that we are registered as a charity on Amazon! A portion of your purchase goes towards us at no cost to you! All you have to do is select us a your charity of choice and always use smile.amazon.co.uk when you are shopping and it will help us out…
DLDD were pleased to attend and become involved in the ‘Shop Watch’ scheme in Dunstable.
This is something very close to our hearts Barry Norman’s Bursary for the next superstar of the media industry. Good luck. After the enormous success of last year we’re proud to announce that we’re opening our Barry Norman Bursary applications today! Our previous winner, Emma Hockley, has gained so much from her bursary award and…
DLDD Trust and fellow townsmen and local businesses were invited to grand opening of new Tudor Walled Garden at Old Palace Lodge. It was a fantastic evening full of fun, fellowships, drinks, and beautiful garden scenes. HISTORY: The history of the Tudor Walled Gardens at the Old Place Lodge & Henry’s Restaurant- from the original…
DLDD were discussing the 10 years celebration in their trustee meeting 6/3/2019
Wednesday 6th March. The trustees of DLDD Trust held a meeting to plan the next 12 months projects and review the sales of 2019 calendars and the new Christmas cards, which were both very successful.
DLDD cofounders meet actress Charlie Brooks who is appearing in Snow White pantomime in the Grove Theatre Dunstable.
DLDD founders Sharon Knott and Sharon Warboys were invited and attend the press night performance and after party of Snow White pantomime in the Grove Theatre Dunstable.
DLDD co-founders Sharon Knott and Sharon Warboys laid a Poppy Wreath in remberence of those would lived in Dunstable who lost their lives in WW1 and WW2.
We have new Christmas cards this year with beautiful pictures of Dunstable £3.50 for a pack of 6 which includes 3 of each design. We are happy to post to UK or International with postage price added. All funds raised go to our registered charity DLDD Trust 1157804, DLDD would like to THANK YOU all…
Our Dunstable calendar is out in the shops full of old pictures of Dunstable £5 each. If you or a member of your family are in any of the pictures please contact us. All funds raised go to our registered charity DLDD Trust 1157804, DLDD would like to THANK YOU all for your continuous support….
Wednesday 29th August 2018 DLDD were invited to meet with Jon Boutcher Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police.
Sharon Knott and Sharon Warboys founders of DLDD Trust attend The High Sheriff of Bedfordshire’S Summer Garden Party. 23/6/2018
DLDD Trust held a ‘Thank You’ in The Old Palace Lodge Dunstable. 13/6/2018
Founders of DLDD Trust sharon Knott and Sharon Warboys were awarded ‘Annual Community Cohesion Thank You Awards 2018’ You Award, in reconciliation and dedication and commitment to supporting the communities and Bedfordshire Police.
DLDD were awarded The High Sheriff of Bedfordshire ‘Citizenship Of Bedfordshire Award’ by V B Taylor DL 21/2/2018
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