What is Big Local?
Roseworth Big Local brings together all the local talent, ambitions, skills, energy and ideas from individuals, groups and organisations in Roseworth.
Big Local is an exciting opportunity for residents in 150 areas around England to use at least £1m each to make a massive and lasting positive difference to their communities and Roseworth was chosen to be a Big Local area.
Big Local brings together all the local talent, ambitions, skills and energy from individuals, groups and organisations who want to make their area an even better place to live.
Big Local is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and managed by Local Trust. Local Trust work across the whole of England with a range of partners to deliver Big Local, building on the skills and experiences of others to provide expert advice and support for residents.
Big Local has four outcomes
- Communities will be better able to identify local needs and take action in response to them.
- People will have increased skills and confidence so that they continue to identify and respond to needs in the future.
- The community will make a difference to the needs it prioritises.
- People will feel that their area is an even better place to live.
Click here to see a map showing the 150 Big Local areas and has links to more information about each area.
There is a clear process set out for communities to follow when developing their Big Local project plan, known as the Big Local Pathway- the check marks indicate where Roseworth Big Local are currently are: