Over Hulton Community Group

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The OHCG is an organisation that links residents, schools, parishes and businesses.
The OHV organises days out and events to benefit the community. We have several community garden projects, an allotment, sports teams and we run leisure activities.
There is a well-established litter-picking contingent within the community group which regularly clean-up the area including a long stretch of the A6.
Contacts:
Donna Lamey: lameydonna@gmail.com
John Bullen : j.bullen1@ntlworld.com

Contact Details

John Bullen

07749868692 or 01942 874719

j.bullen1@ntlworld.com

https://www.overhultoncg.co.uk/

https://www.facebook.com/The-Over-Hulton-Community-group-771127079590519/

News

by Over Hulton Community Group | Monday 05 October 2020 | 0 Comments
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Over Hulton Community Group have been as active as ever in September; click here to read News Bulletin Number 16.1

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Sunday 13 September 2020 | 0 Comments
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Over the last few years our group has received FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS from Bolton Green Umbrella. Every single penny of this money has been spent on improving our community. We are so grateful. The focal point of our community is our shopping precinct. We have created a bedding plant garden which is a source of great pride for our residents. It is planted out each year in early spring to augment the daffodil bulbs and again at the end of May with that year's choice of bedding plants. This year we h More.....

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Friday 28 August 2020 | 0 Comments
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Bolton's "hidden gem" has been well and truly discovered during lockdown. Cutacre Country Park on the A6 Salford Road next to Junction 4 M61 - head out of Over Hulton towards Walkden and it's on the right - has become a very welcome refuge for people to social distance but get their fresh air and exercise. It opened two years ago but parts are still under construction particularly down to the south Tyldesle More.....

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Monday 27 July 2020 | 0 Comments
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Over Hulton Community Group have been just as active this month!


Click here to read Over Hulton News Bulletin 16.4

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Tuesday 14 July 2020 | 0 Comments
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CUTACRE COUNTRY PARK

Everyone has been out during lockdown trying to get that one hour’s social distancing exercise in. That caused a problem in the Cutacre Country Park. It is estimated that park usage, and especially dog walkers, was up an incredible thirty fold. The Park management have reacted with admirable alacrity and installed new, larger, more suitable dog waste bins. It is stressed that the bins should only be used for the intended purpose and not for general waste, po More.....

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Tuesday 14 July 2020 | 0 Comments
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RED LION COMMUNITY GARDEN

The Over Hulton Community Group has a terrific relationship with the Red Lion pub at Four Lane Ends. This has led to the plot of land next to the pub’s outdoor drinking area being turned into a Community Garden. Each planting season the landlord buys the plants and community volunteers plant them! The sign for the garden was showing serious signs of age. Two of the volunteers stepped forward to make a new one – and a superb job it is. Well done Ro More.....

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Tuesday 14 July 2020 | 0 Comments
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The Over Hulton Community Group decided late last year that it was time to start taking positive action against crime in the area. A retired policeman resident came forward with a proposal to create a crime prevention Whatsapp. He entitled it OHIO – Over Hulton Information Outlet. Basically residents with smartphones subscribe to the Whatsapp. If they spot suspicious activity, scams, ASB – anything crime related - they message into the Whatsapp and everyone gets alerted immediatel More.....

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by Over Hulton Community Group | Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 0 Comments
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The story below relates to a donation of £100 made by Bolton Green Umbrella to Over Hulton Community Group back in March 2019 :

Great news for all the volunteers at Over Hulton Community Group and a big THANK YOU to Green Umbrella. This hard-working team of volunteers has finally managed to procure storage space for a host of different tools and equipment courtesy of a Green Umbrella grant. Chairman John Bullen explains, “All other groups will know exactly what I am talking More.....

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