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.[...]

Big Local Plan Approved!

Our Plan... Has been approved, February 2015!!!! It outlines the themes that we will develop over the next three years. The themes emerged from extensive community consultation. Our first plan, that covers 2015-18, can be downloaded HERE The general themes are People, Mobility, Place, Business, and Life-long Learning. People: This theme includes all our plans concerning[...]