Big Kirk Hallam is a scheme to spend £1 million pounds over ten years on community projects and is paid for with lottery money.
Our vision is to help make Kirk Hallam an even better place to live through fostering community spirit and increasing companionship, improving the opportunities we have and the environment in which we live.
Doing the right thing right (9/13/2018) - How things are run in Big Kirk Hallam – Big Local rep, Bill Badham, reflects Occasionally questions arise about how the Big Local resident-led programmed is managed and overseen. Residents on the local partnership put themselves forward to support the community, giving of their time and expertise. They do an amazing job in identifying and […] Dave Addis (9/13/2018) - It is with great sadness that we report the death of one of our Partnership Group members, Dave Addis, who passed away on Tuesday morning. Our thoughts and love are with Sarah and the children at this time. R.I.P Dave you will be greatly missed community chest awards June 2018 (9/12/2018) - Here are details of the awards made in June by the Community Chest panel Check out the link below for amounts of awards Awards were made to Big Kirk Hallam Community Centre Warm Welcome Club Ladywood Primary School Friends of Lake and Meadows 21st Ilkeston Scouts 1st Kirk Hallam Brownies Community chest decision June 2018 […] Year 5 and 6 plan (9/12/2018) - Here is our year 5 and 6 plan running from August 2018 – June 2020 BigKH-plan2018-20-final August18 – Nova Minutes of the Partnership group meeting July 2018 (9/12/2018) - Here are the minutes of the July meeting They include: update on year 5 and 6 plan Update on the Community centre Update on projects Community Chest awards Finance update LTO update BKH minutes 18.07.11 Big Local Rep’s quarterly report (7/12/2018) - April – June 2018 As your Big Local Rep, about every three months I share my thoughts on local area progress with you as residents and with the central team managing the national programme. Your comments and thoughts are always welcome. Looking back Running things Big Kirk Hallam’s next plan to run from the summer […] Independent assessor praises Big Kirk Hallam new plan (7/10/2018) - Big Kirk Hallam has a new plan for 2018-20, which has been approved by Local Trust after independent assessment by Margaret Jackson, a Big Local Rep covering other areas. This is what Margaret wrote after reviewing all the documents and meeting with the partnership. “Kirk Hallam Big Local partnership comprises a welcoming group of residents […]