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

Castle Hill Community Centre

Castle Hill Community Centre in Highfield Road goes from strength to strength as it creates a new staff position. If you are a community minded individual who is looking for a part time job, and have the right experience, you could be part of something exciting! Be a part of a small team developing the centre for […]

Bake Off

“What a fantastic day everyone had at the Great Westbourne Bake off. All the contestants worked as a team. I was so impressed at the way they worked together and couldn’t take my eyes off them. They produced some outstanding cakes. Mary Berry would have been proud of them”. Pat Prior   “A fantastic afternoon […]

Community Hubs Research

Community Hubs Research. North West Ipswich Big Local Trust Partnership would like to commission research on ‘Community Hubs’ in the area with a view to developing a two year strategy and action plan for the Partnership to implement. By ‘Community Hub’ we mean any building that is, or has the potential to be, hired to individuals […]

Friday Friends Connections

A ball of wool isn’t just for knitting with you know, its also about making connections! At our session on June 2nd, customers and volunteers were asked to draw around their hands.  Then they wrote on each finger (& thumb) things like their favourite colour, what they liked doing the most, where they had liked […]