February News from the No.8 Team

Our Room Mini8, RedCat Team 20th year party at No.8! The Healthy Living Wellbeing Course, Your Own Place Mentor Training Weekend, Norfolk Wine School, Living Wage Employer & No.8 are now Providing Compostable Cups
February News from the No.8 Team


Our Room Mini8

Our room, Mini8 is a perfectly formed room which is commonly used for interviews, HR meetings and by solicitors and baristers to conduct private meetings. Mini8 contains a white circular table which can comfortably seat 4 with a whiteboard writing wall and a desk if you need to complete any work between meetings.

Mini8 can be hired hourly for £20+VAT per hour or daily at £100+VAT. For more information on our room or if you’d like to take a tour around No.8 please call 01603 473732

The RedCat Team will be hosting their 20th year party at No.8!

As The RedCat Partnership enters its 20th year, they will be hosting a party here at No.8 Thorpe Road.

There will be a number of scrummy nibbles and drinks – all locally sourced of course! While at the event you will have the chance to help us decide on the 20 things RedCat will do this year to celebrate turning 20!

The party will be taking place on 6th April – For more details click here

The Healthy Living Wellbeing Course

Anne Francis will be hosting a 10 week Healthy Living Wellbeing course here at No.8 Thorpe Road.

The course will consist of 10 x 2 hour wellbeing sessions. These sessions will cover nutrition, mindset, fitness activities, meditation, relaxation, mindfulness techniques, self-coaching strategies and setting your own personal health goals.

The course will be taking place between 4th September – 13th November (excluding half term). The course cost is £500 or there is an early bird price of £395 if booked before August.

For more information please contact Anne on 07899 953974

Your Own Place Mentor Training Weekend

Over the weekend we hosted the Your Own Place Mentor Training course. This course is aimed to prepare individuals to become Volunteer Tenancy Mentors. The course covers Child and Vulnerable Adult Protection training, the dos and donts of being a mentor and active listening skills as well as money skills!

The next Mentoring courses will be taking place on 14th & 15th March in Thetford & 26th & 27th March in Kings Lynn

Norfolk Wine School – 25th March

The Norfolk Wine School will be holding a Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Wines. The Level 1 Award in Wines is an ideal starting point for anyone who is considering embarking on a professional career in the drinks industry or those with little or no prior experience of wine tasting.

Living Wage Employer

The RedCat Partnership and No.8 Thorpe Road are both Living Wage Employers. We aim to support our staff by ensuring that all of our employees are earning the national living wage.

No.8 are now Providing Compostable Cups

As you may be aware No.8 Thorpe Road are currently Silver Carbon Charter Holders. In an aim to reach the gold we have begun to provide compostable coffee cups for any of our clients wanting to take a drink away with them. We have also begun to discourage any non-recyclable coffee cups in our building to reduce our wastage into landfill sites.