Archives: July 2016

Stitching links with the Yorkshire Textile industry

Posted on July 29, 2016

This week, Anna (FTCT Director) completed her very own Tour-de-Yorkshire (minus the bike), visiting major textile manufacturers in the region, to promote FTCT grants and the financial support the charity can give to UK fashion and textile workers. First stop was Bill MacBeth (OBE), … Read more »

Women IN Retail to host an exclusive evening with Hobbs in support of FTCT

Posted on July 22, 2016

HOT OFF THE PRESS: Business networking group, Women in Retail and high street brand Hobbs have joined forces, to host an exclusive shopping evening in support of FTCT!   Taking place on Thursday 8th September 2016, 6pm-8pm, guests will have the … Read more »

Get summer sorted on a shoe string budget

Posted on July 15, 2016

Whether they have finished already, or have to look on with envy for another week, no doubt your little ones are gearing up for six long weeks of freedom from the classroom. You, on the other hand, might not be as … Read more »

Fast track grants for BHS and Austin Reed employees

Posted on July 5, 2016

To help BHS and Austin Reed employees who have been affected by the recent changes at both companies,  we have designed a new digital fast-track application process for school uniform and shoe costs. Our main grant criteria still applies, but we have simplified the supporting evidence … Read more »