Welcome to the Barrowcliff 'Our Bigger Story' website. This is part of the multi media evaluation of 15 Big Local areas in England. The website is an opportunity to follow what is changing in Barrowcliff as a result of Big Local over a ten year period.
The aim of the website is to share the learning from everything that is happening in Barrowcliff with other Big Local areas and highlight what works in communities with a wider audience of practitioners and policy makers.
A review of digital inclusion, internet access and facilities across the Barrowcliff Big Local area.
Report showing the findings of a community research project looking at the barriers to work in the Barrowcliff area and recommendations for the next steps.
Bill, vice chair of Barrowcliff Big Local talks in this short film about Barrowcliff: the best bits, the hard bits and the doing the bits others can't do.
Barrowcliff Steering Group (Barrowcliff Partnership) members discuss how they are identifying and meeting local needs, how they engage people, work with others, deal with local expectations and are making a difference to Barrowcliff. The film illustrates how residents are working as a team with social landlords, council officers and others to try to better the estate through involving residents in generating ideas and from research and employment opportunities, to intake at the school, to OAP di
This is the second Barrowcliff Big Local Plan to be approved which covers the period August 2016 to July 2018 and is based on residents' wishes for their area. The Plan follows on nicely from the first Plan by developing projects under similar themes such as the environment, job creation and healthy living.
In this film, Made by Scarborough TV News, Cllr Bill Chatt from the Barrowcliff Big Local partnership talks about using sport to involve young people around the partnership’s Annual General meeting. He also talks about plans for the future, including developing employment support opportunities for local residents.
Barrowcliff Big Local Steering Group were nominated for two awards and we ended up with the main one of the evening for our jobs opportunities and community work in the area, Photo shows Barrowcliff Big Local and Local trust representatives
This report, prepared by the Big Local Rep for Barrowcliff and based on a Review Workshop, a Partnership Steering Group meeting and project reports, summarises the Achievements of Barrowcliff Big Local over 2014-2015 and records progress against the outcomes included in the original Big Local Plan.
In this film Cheryl Mann talks about her Star People Award and her involvement with Barrowcliff Big Local. Cherlyl also talks about how Big Local works and the difference it is making in the community.
The original Big Local Plan details residents ambitions for Barrowcliff. It provides a detailed work programme for the first 2 years and covers the themes of parks and play areas, health, jobs and community safety.