Ambition Lawrence Weston

Ambition Lawrence Weston

Welcome to the Ambition Lawrence Weston '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 Lawrence Weston 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 Lawrence Weston with other Big Local areas and highlight what works in communities with a wider audience of practitioners and policy makers.

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    Launch of Lawrence Weston Community Plan 2018-2023
    June 28, 2018      Text
    The second community plan 2108-2023 for Lawrence Weston (A Joint Responsibility for our Community) was launched at an event on 28th June 2018 at the local Youth Centre. The day introduced an exciting baseline evaluation of the health and wellbeing impact of the proposed community hub, which is a joint project between Ambition Lawrence Weston, NHS England and Bristol City Council which will continue in coming years to review progress. The highlights of the community plan were also presented - with the focus on nine key objectives - ranging from environmental improvements, green energy initiatives, increasing housing choice, health and wellbeing, children and young people and local facilities.
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    Lawrence Weston Community Plan 2018-2023 Summary
    June 28, 2018      Text
    The second community plan for Lawrence Weston – 2018-2023 – was launched at an event at the youth centre on 28th June 2018. Having achieved 70% of the original plan’s goals, A Joint Responsibility for our Community sets out 9 objectives for the coming five years. These include extending housing choice, green energy initiatives, environmental improvements, young people, health and wellbeing, enhanced facilities locally and improverd transport. This is a summary of the highlights of the new community plan.
  • Mayoral conversation at Lawrence Weston Youth Centre
    March 7, 2018      Film
    Good turnout from residents for the mayoral conversation that took place on the 7th March at Lawrence Weston Youth Centre. See the responses from the mayor here.
  • Lawrence Weston Christmas Light Up Event
    December 16, 2016      Film
    The Lawrence Weston Christmas Event was organised by a group of residents. Months of hard work, stress and sleepless nights rewarded by the good feedback received from residents. The event was a great success and brought the community together.