North meets South Big Local

Bridging our Communities

Together we work to strengthen and grow our community through partnership and sharing of aspirations and innovations.


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Current projects

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This is a project that is working to improve the green & open spaces in our area and involve local people in doing so.

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This project is looking at how we can improve the opportunities for children, families and young people in our area.

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We're looking to support individuals to maximise their potential randing from skill building, employment and enterprise, to financial resilience. 

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Older people are valued members of our community. We've been talking with you to find out what sorts of activities and support you'd like in our area

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Our community enagement projects include our popular Dragon's Den and Community Heroes. Check out our Spring Summer 17 newsletter  

Dragons den


We hold events where the community present and choose projects they'd like to see start up in our area. Dragon's Den is back for 2017! Read on to see how you can make things happen.