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.
The essential element of the 150 Big Local groups around the UK is that it is run by local people, for local people. The area is defined and in our case it’s within NW Ipswich comprising of Whitehouse, Whitton and part of Castle Hill. We have a Partnership which is a group […]
Report by Friday Friends Co-ordinator Louise Barnard ‘After a very busy May and June, the highlights of which were the official launch of the cafe by the new Ipswich Mayor , a vintage bus trip to Felixstowe and a Cupcake Fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Society, we filled July with some great activities at the cafe. […]
Many congratulations to Whitton Allotments for winning Silver in the Best Field category of the Ipswich Allotment Holders Association’s Annual Awards ceremony. Also to Roy Howes who was surprised with a Lifetime Achievement Award! This success comes as no surprise to us because we’ve had the pleasure of working with this dynamic group and supported […]
Community Star Awards Do you know someone who deserves recognition? That ‘Unsung Hero’ in our community? Someone who goes the extra mile to help others? We are always looking for that ‘special someone’ We need you to nominate that person for our Community Star Award to say ‘Thank You’ for all that they do. Please […]