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

Grants update

Following a review of our grant funding system we are pleased to announce a new, simpler Grants application process Previously we had grants available for up to £10k which would open twice a year plus Community Chest funding for amounts up to £500. We now have one generic funding application – focusing on integrated support and working with […]

Want more cash in your pocket?

Come along to one of our afternoon tea sessions on September 27, 28 and 29, to find out how Eastern Savings and Loans can put cash in your pocket, through realistic savings plans or affordable loans. Join us for a cuppa and cake between 1.30pm and 2.30pm and take advantage of our special cash offers […]

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 […]