Hanwell

Hanwell

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

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  • Gardening Workshop - ‘Making a wildlife habitat’.
    August 19, 2020      Photo
    HBL is running gardening workshops during the summer holidays. This week workshop was ‘Making a wildlife habitat’. The participants use a range of natural materials to create a bug hotel that can be hung on a wall or put in a garden.
  • Gardening Workshop
    August 12, 2020      Photo
    Gardening Workshop - ‘Upcycling plastic plant pots’ HBL is running gardening workshops during the summer holidays. This week's workshop was ‘upcycling plastic plant pots’ where families enjoyed decorating their plant pots.
  • Teddy Bear Hunt
    May 6, 2020      Photo
    Are you and your children bored at home! Then look out for signs for the ‘Teddy bear hunt’ and ‘Growing Kits’ when you go out for your daily walk. Growing Kits: Vanessa has left today 50 ‘Growing Kits’ at Paddington Court, Copley Close and Gurnell Grove (near the children’s play area) for local residents to take away so look out for these Growing kits! Teddy Bear Hunt: Vanessa has put 10 teddy bears around Copley Wood (entrance near Chayne Path, Copley) and she also has attached the signs for the teddy bear hunt so explore around the woods and make up stories about how the bears got there and what game the bears are playing when you found them. This is just for fun, helping you to explore the woods! If you have t... 
  • After school Club Jan – March 2020
    March 20, 2020      Photo
    The After school Club children have done a variety of activities this term, during our cooking session we made a sponge cake, in our arts and crafts sessions we have made cards and decorated heart shaped ceramic pots for valentine’s day and for mother’s day we decorated some heart shaped jewellery boxes. We also went out to explore our local area for any hidden treasures using metal detectors.