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

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  • Bountagu Community Funday
    August 28, 2021      Film
    No less than three films were made at this Funday back in August. Here is a link to one made by a youth organisation that works closely with Big Local and another film is available tio upload here on this site.
  • Bountagu Big Local - Family Fun Day
    August 28, 2021      Film
    In August 2021, Bountagu Big Local organisaed a Family Funday. The event brought together residents, small local businesses and service providers. Anecdotal evidence is that that people feel the area is better because of the events " things are seen to be happening and the neighbourhood has more life. This was particularly significant following COVID-19 lockdowns.
  • Business Networking Events
    October 8, 2020      Photo
    New monthly networking events for local Edmonton-based businesses, supported by UnLtd - The Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs. Grow : Network : Learn
  • PPE Supplies from Bountagu Big Local
    August 10, 2020      Film
    In the next couple of weeks we will be giving away pouches as part of the 'Meet & Greets' within the Bountagu area. The pouches contain 1 x Face Mask, 1 x Sanitiser, 1 x pack of tissues along with information about Bountagu.