Bridgenorth Drive, Smithy Bridge, Littleborough. OL15 0ES        tel: 01706 378083                                                     Headteacher:  Mrs J George




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The Friends of Smithy Bridge School Association (FOSBA)
Registered Charity Number 1040903

We are a small, friendly group, committed to fundraising to benefit the students at our school.  Our events help to build a sense of community and to bring children and parents together. Anyone wishing to join us is very welcome to attend meetings, share ideas, help with organising events, or to volunteer at events.  We welcome any contribution, no matter how small. 


The officers for 2016 - 2017 are:

  • Chairperson –Natalie White
  • Secretary – Gill Mitchell
  • Treasurer –Laura Cunningham
  • Other Committee Members
    • Hayley Whatmough
    • Samantha Midani
    • Ann Higgins

Active FOSBA Members:

  • Karen Wilson
  • Gwen Tyler
  • Alison Gadsby

If you would like to contact any of the officers they can be reached via school.


Next Meeting:  to be announced - Meet at the main entrance, 7pm.


Future Events


Recent Events

Summer Fayre

Friday 30th June. 5pm - 7pm  Fun for all the family, with stalls, prizes, inflatables and even a Punch and Judy show!      (see the photos)


Easter Bingo

This brilliant night which raised £480 - more than we have ever raised at this event before!    (see the photos)


Christmas Fayre 2016

Thank you to everyone who made donations and came along to support our Christmas Fair.  We raised almost £1000, and in addition to this the School Council Stall raisen £300 for their chosen cause, the School Building Fund.
It was a lovely evening, and the children enjoyed surprise visits from Father Christmas and Princess Elsa, as well as enjoying the wide variety of stalls and face painting on offer.  
Our raffle was extremely successful once again, with a profit of £725.  Thank you
to everyone who bought and sold raffle tickets, and we hope the winners are enjoying their prizes.


Raising Funds

The main purpose of FOSBA is to raise funds to enhance our children’s experience at the school.  So far this year FOSBA has pledged money towards the following

All weather court £2500.00
Viking Day £42.00
Multicultural Week £1300.00
Year 6 PGL Trip £1000.00
Early Years Cristmas presents & party £300.00
Guided Reading Books KS1 & KS2 £1000.00


To raise funds for the Smithy Bridge PrimarySchool just click on any retailer logos, all of the profit goes to help the school and you get exactly the same deal as if you had visited the retailers website direct -
just click on the School Angel Logo in this panel.  Thank you.