Marsh Farm Fireworks 2021

Marsh Farm Fireworks, which took place on Friday 5th November at Lea Manor Fields, was a spectacular success. The annual event organised by Marsh Farm Futures with sponsorship from Nisa Local was attended by approximately 4500 people.                     Preparations underway as adults and children excitedly gather […]

Job Vacancies with MFF

Marsh Farm Futures (MFF) is recruiting for the following positions:   Community Leisure Manager (£35,000-£45,000) – Full time Management of the Play Park, the Community Halls and Futures Cafe Ensure day to day standards are maintained and that the Play Park, Community Halls & Futures Cafe operates to the highest level at all times including, […]

MFF receives Community Spirit Award

Marsh Farm Futures are very pleased and humbled to be one of the top three winners of the first ever 12 Days of Luton’ Community Spirit Awards, hosted and organised by the Luton Community Action Group (LCAG)   During the online celebration on Tuesday 26th January 2021, participants watched and heard about the fantastic efforts […]

Santa’s in town!

Santa’s been busy delivering presents to children from primary and infant schools across Marsh Farm, Sundon Park, Icknield, Limbury and Bramingham! Delighted Children meeting Santa  2020 has been a difficult year for people of all ages and following the downturn experienced by most charities, businesses, and families in the UK this year, Marsh Farm Futures […]

Funding and Business Support

  Community Funding and Business Support Information from Luton Borough Council   UK Government Business Funding Accessing food and essential supplies: shopping for others – The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has published guidance on accessing food and essential supplies during the coronavirus pandemic. This includes guidance on how to shop for […]

Go Dharmic donates food to community

As part of a  fundraising campaign for Covid 19 Community Support for the African and Caribbean community in Luton,  Go Dharmic, a charitable organisation, donated a substantial amount of non-perishable food and meals to the Ghana Society UK, based in Luton. Deputy Mayor of Luton and Leagrave Ward Councillor, Maria Lovell and members of the […]

Discretionary Business Grants

Luton Borough Council has launched a scheme offering discretionary Business  support grants to help local businesses. Councillor Sian Timoney, portfolio holder responsible for economic development and business support, said:” This is such an incredibly tough time for businesses and so the introduction of another grant scheme is good news for those businesses struggling at this time.  […]

Funding and financial support

There are a number of funding opportunities available to help charities, social enterprises and vulnerable people during the current pandemic. Please note that some of the deadlines are very close. 1. Financial support for VCSE organisations to respond to Covid-19 The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has published a resource to enable […]

How are you?

Lockdown has been quite challenging for all of us in different ways. Some of us have lost loved ones, are ill, struggling financially and mentally, out of work, working or isolating alone or with family. During these unprecedented times community support, kindness and strength has given us all hope and let us know that we […]

Marsh Farm Fireworks 2019

Over 5000 people braved the rain to enjoy Marsh Farm Fireworks  2019 display on 5th November 2019. The event, hosted and sponsored by Marsh Farm Futures with support from Nisa local and Luton Borough Council, was a huge success. The event started out with the Lantern parade, where children from the Marsh Farm Junior Youth […]