Making Changes, North West Ipswich BLT

NWI BLT will provide over a million pounds worth of funding, which will be available over a period of 10+ years. Local residents are the decision makers on how the lottery funding is used based upon resident consultation.

For Local People by Local People living or working in Whitton, Whitehouse & Castle Hill who want to bring real improvements to the community and to the lives of people living in it.

Local Residents

We're a group of Whitton, Whitehouse and Castle Hill residents supported by a team of advisers.

Meet the Team

Local Investment

We have £1 million to invest in building, supporting and growing the community of North West Ipswich.

How we can help you

Building Community

NW Ipswich is lacking in activities, training and opportunities. We want to change that.

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Latest Posts

NWI BLT nominated for the Colonel Probert Award

Exciting news, we’ve been nominated for an award by our Project Officer Faye Smith! Faye recently told our resident volunteers and advisors that she has nominated us for a Community Action Suffolk award, “The Colonel Probert award” – for community initiative. This award is for an organisation that has worked for the benefit of the community. This could […]

Alfie Fletcher is awarded with Community Star Award

Alfie was nominated by his mum for a Community Star Award following his bravery and wonderful fundraising achievement! This is what his mum told us: “Alfie is aged 9 and goes to St Pancras Primary School in NW Ipswich. He came home from school and told me about his mates cousin who is 20 and has been […]

Celebrating 1st youth Open Mic Night!

From the beginning of NWI BLT we have placed developments for young people as a top priority. From our early days we have listened to what they have to say and we have funded various activities especially the skate park in Whitehouse Park. We want a better way for young people to be involved so we set up […]

Whitehouse Skatepark Celebration Event

On Saturday 28th May 2016 at Whitehouse Park, Norwich Road, Ipswich, between 11.00am to 3.00pm. North West Ipswich Big Local Trust and Wheelscape the skatepark builders are busy organising a celebration event for Whitehouse Skatepark which was completed last October. For the users of the skatepark which includes skateboards, scooters and BMX bikes there will […]