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[...]

Next Step

Following the success of our first two Dragons' Den style events the Radstock and Westfield Big Local is looking towards another significant gathering in the autumn. Previously, we have awarded up to £500 per successful project. Plans are now under way to make it even bigger and better by raising this sum. Keep an eye[...]

Free Business Workshops Delivered

  The Big Local Radstock and Westfield team organised two free business workshops for people from Radstock and Westfield, delivered by professional business advisor, Geoff Bartlett. This was in conjunction with UnLtd funding and held at Radstock Working Men's Club. The feedback was positive and we are considering further ways to support business people in the area.[...]