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

Clean up the area

It’s summer spruce up time. From 10 minutes to an hour or the whole three hours be part of the community spirit on Wednesday 24th June, from 10am to 1pm, on a litter pick supported by the East of England Co-op between Castle Hill and Whitehouse Park. Be part of the amazing loop of generosity, […]

Fair Finance Project

We want to improve the prosperity of our area by putting, or keeping, more money in residents pockets and encouraging it to be spent locally. What we are doing A ‘Fair Finance’ Project with Eastern Savings and Loans Credit Union. This project enables people to save and offers a real alternative to loan sharks and […]

Grants Awarded

NWIBLT has just awarded grants to three local organisations.  We are supporting HOME START SUFFOLK to move into North West Ipswich. Their project is to concentrate on school-readiness. We are buying an awning for PADDY GEERE HOUSE so that residents and visitors can enjoy the outdoors in all weathers. WIGWAMS NURSERY are now able to […]

Ipswich Phoenix FC

Just wanted to say a big thank you again for the grant.  We had our Funday on May 17th, we had over 500 people come visit and over 150 children take part in mini tournaments. They loved the bouncy castles etc and we had lots of positive feedback. We have been approached by another local football club who want us to team up and hold […]