The Potting Shed promotes growing in the community

Greenlinks @ The Potting Shed is an allotment project where people who have been feeling low, struggled with poor mental health or feel they need their ‘emotional batteries charging’ perhaps after a long illness or bereavement can come to garden for leisure and pleasure in pleasant surroundings. People are encouraged and supported to develop and[...]

Looking For Funds?

Our Big Fund require that you have looked for funding from other places - We are in the process of creating this page so that you can find many of the local and national funders. Plenty more funders will be added over the next few months - watch this space! Looking for Funds?

Dragons’ Den Success – SWALLOW members enjoy their Zumba classes!

“Zumba helps me to express myself” “Zumba is the best, I feel supported and safe in the group” “The class is a great way for me to exercise and have fun” - Lovely quotes from SWALLOW members.   One of our Dragons' Den 3 winners was SWALLOW charity who won £500 to provide Zumba classes to[...]

Dragons’ Den 20th Nov 2015

A date has been set for our third Radstock and Westfield Big Local Dragons’ Den evening, join us and please pass on the good news to your friends, neighbours and colleague's. The Dragons’ Den pot is designed to enable individuals and organisations to receive money to carry out projects that will benefit the Radstock and[...]

Funding for Youth Worker

  Sally Carmac Bailey accepts a cheque from Radstock and Westfield Big Local, on behalf of Radical youth club. The grant will ensure the youth club can carry on for another 6 months whilst they look for a sustainable source of income. The money comes out the Radstock and Westfield Big Local pot for ‘sustaining professional youth work[...]