I work three days a week at the AMAZING Tameside Arts which runs fab day and night art based sessions for anyone with additional needs. Today we held our first conference and the subject matter was ‘Loneliness’. Now loneliness is a hot topic, its the latest buzz word and research has found that if you […]
I’ve decided I’m on a sort of campaign trail to get Chatter & Natter tables into cafes. Henry (my 16 month old son) is my campaign assistant. He mainly samples food at various cafes, wins over the owners with his smile (and inevitably checks out the toilet facilities). Together we are on a vital campaign […]
Next week we are looking forward to visiting the Deli Lama Café & Bar in Manchester which has just joined the scheme! Thank you so much! Can’t wait to meet you 🙂
Yesterday Chatty Café started thinking about the possibilities of a Chatter & Natter table. Yes, we are dreaming big and being ambitious but we think that is the way forward. Currently, Chatter & Natter tables are used to get people in cafes talking, but what if we took it a step further and used it as an information point. […]
Today Chatty Café received a lovely email from a man called Richard who described a Chatter & Natter table as a way to ‘give permission’ to talk to a stranger in a safe environment. We love this description and think it perfectly captures what we are all about. Thank you for getting in touch Richard!
On Tuesday 11th April 2017, Chatty Café met The Oldham Evening Chronicle to have some pictures taken for an article about the scheme. We used the Foodbank because they are opening a café and are a fantastic example of community spirit. We are on the lookout for cafes across the UK to get on board […]
We are on the lookout for funding.. anything from £5 to £500. If you hear of any please let us know. We will love you forever 🙂