A LARGE crowd embraced the first Revitalise Portland event last Friday evening, with the Fives at Five at Bahloo being heralded a success by organisers.
Revitalise Portland is an initiative of the Committee for Portland, whose executive officer Anita Rank was overwhelmed by the response to the first of four Friday night events planned for January.
The Fives at Five events, which will run again this Friday and also January 24 and 31, were designed to get people out and about to take in Portland’s beauty and create more vibrancy about the place.
“We were overwhelmed by the response from people, it was really well supported despite the weather not being the best,” Ms Rank said.
Read more in Wednesday’s Portland Observer, January 8, 2013.