Whitley Bay

Whitley Bay

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

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  • Train Instalation
    September 17, 2020      Photo
    Whitley Bay Big local Knit and Natter group is working with train company Nexus to create an installation for Tynemouth Metro Station exhibition space. It's not complicated...just large!
  • Creativity in Whitley Bay
    August 31, 2020      Film
    The Creative Civic Change project has been supporting people to be creative.
  • Neighbourhood caretaker
    August 12, 2020      Film
    Whitley Bay Big Local pays for a local 'Tidy Town' caretaker to keep the area looking neat and tidy.
  • Making Spaces Community Garden
    June 22, 2020      Photo
    Making Spaces 'Signs of Life' project - the community garden next to the Big Local building hjas been spruced up.