Archives: June 2015

Small grants now available up to £250

Posted on June 25, 2015

  We have all been there. Your child needs a new mattress; they outgrow their school uniform, or their PC or laptop breaks making it impossible for them to complete their homework. Any of these extra expenses can suddenly set … Read more »

What a week!

Posted on June 19, 2015

It’s been a super busy week in the FTCT office. Firstly, ‘IT guys’ Stephen and Tim from Cooperative Solutions have spent the week with us to upgrade our IT systems and install a new server. This means we will have … Read more »

HOT OFF THE PRESS: FTCT launches its second national poster campaign with the backing of industry leaders

Posted on June 12, 2015

Photography by Ben Gold www.bengold.co.uk Image: L-R Meg Lustman, CEO of Hobbs and FTCT chair;Dave Shepherd, COO of Arcadia and FTCT Trustee; and Anna Pangbourne, FTCT director.   Trade charity, the Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) has sent personal … Read more »

The FTCT team meet the manufacturers

Posted on June 5, 2015

  We’ve just returned from Meet the Manufacturer – a hugely successful 2 day trade event in London and brilliant for our charity, too! Nearly 100 exhibitors attended – all British clothing manufacturers, textile mills, leather goods makers and suppliers to the UK … Read more »