We are very pleased to announce that the BANES Carers' Centre have generously taken on the responsibility of our Locally Trusted Organisation for Finance (LTO). This is an important position in the Big Local programme because it involves holding our money, performing due diligence on any payment to make sure it is in accordance with[...]
Grateful thanks to the Mendip Times for reporting on the launch of our Fruit Project!
We are honoured to have been nominated the lead community for the B&NES Sugar Smart Campaign! We launched it in Radstock at the Roundabout Radstock event and will be working with Virgin Care and B&NES to promote sugar awareness in the community. Check out the Sugar Smart website for more information on what it's all[...]
Do you need to find local data to back up your funding application? Now you can begin your search at our Local Statistics page where we have provided helpful links and tips! We will update and improve this page regularly so please keep an eye on it!
A big thank you to Journal Editor Becky Brooks for such a lovely write up - and for being an amazing Dragon once again!
Radstock and Westfield Big Local's Dragons' Den 3 a big success!!! Source: Somerset Guardian, November 29, 2015: Ten community groups, charities and causes have shared £5,000 thanks to the Big Local Radstock and Westfield Dragons' Den event. Seventeen groups put forward their pitch ideas asking for up to £500 before local residents were given the[...]
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[...]
Big Local Newsletter
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[...]