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.

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  • Responsive Design
    Digital Inclusion Study
    May 6, 2017      Text
    Barrowcliff Big Local Partnership commissioned local organisation, Krash Labs, to research "digital inclusion" in the community and potential for projects. The results were somewhat surprising!
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    Work and Skills Research Project
    March 1, 2017      Text
    Scarborough Jobmatch carried out a community survey on behalf of Barrowcliff Big Local investigating the barriers faced by residents in finding employment, looking at particular training needs and support.
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    Barrowcliff Opportunities Programme (BOP)
    March 1, 2017      Photo   Text
    At Barrowcliff School education is seen as a pathway to prosperity. The BOP aims to engage parents in their children’s learning and, in providing a range of support such as mentoring, ensure children are ready for life in the modern work place.
  • Learning and Networking Event for LTO's and Partnerships
    December 7, 2016      Photo
    Members of Barrowcliff Big Local Partnership attended an event at The Edge, Sheffield, in December. As with most Big Local events, there was a choice of informative workshops, a wonderful buffet lunch and opportunities to mingle with other areas!