Growing Together

Growing Together

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

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TIMELINE

  • Arlbury Road Community
    May 3, 2017      Film
    Shirley will explain how it started and what they are doing, hot meals are provided on Wednesdays and Christmas day, exercises, bingo and many other activities. All elderly people living in the area and looking after each other.
  • Growing Together overview
    April 17, 2017      Film
    A quick look at some of the activities in the Growing Together area in Northampton
  • Opening of The Hub
    September 14, 2016      Film   Text
    After consultation with many local people it was decided that a place where people could go for a coffee and a chat would be very useful. The Hub now has two rooms in the local community centre, one for socializing and one for private consultations.
  • Foxcovert Wood
    July 25, 2016      Film
    Foxcovert Wood is one of many new play areas for different age groups installed along with gym equipment and youth shelters throughout the Growing together area. An opening day was held and attended by many of the local youngsters and residents.