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.
How’s it going? Big Local rep’s quarterly review (11/9/2017) - July – September 2017 As your Big Local Rep, 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 The partnership continues to meet monthly and partner agreements, reports on […] Young people at the heart of Big Local – report and resources (11/7/2017) - Matt Betesta, Sylvie Humphreys and Amanda Speake represented Big Kirk Hallam at the national event held in Derby on 24 October as a partnership between Allenton Big Local and Big Kirk Hallam. They were on fire! Matt was co-chair for the event and also spoke about his involvement in helping run Big Kirk Hallam. Sylvie […] The Big Kirk Hallam Thank You (10/31/2017) - Do you know someone who makes a difference to Kirk Hallam? We are recognising and celebrating people who live or volunteer in Kirk Hallam and make the area a better place It could be that they are a good neighbour, they care about the area, they are community minded, they give up their time for […] Community Chest (10/11/2017) - The Community Chest is now open until the end of October. We look forward to receiving applications from community groups and groups of residents. Check out our guidance and application form Community Chest Application Form and guidance notes check out AFC Kirk Hallam’s away kit! (10/10/2017) - Stephen Roome sent us this photo of AFC Kirk Hallam in their away kit and jackets sponsored by Big Kirk Hallam. They received the funding from the July 2017 community chest Thank you from AFC Kirk Hallam (10/5/2017) - We received the following from AFC Kirk hallam who received funding from Big Kirk hallam in the recent community chest awards The kit and coats have been collected and they look amazing. We’ll hopefully be able to send a pic of the team wearing it this Sunday. Thank you for everything you and your team […] Big Kirk Hallam Camp Out 2017 (10/5/2017) - Have a look at these photos from the Big Kirk hallam Camp Out aka Dalliwood Camp! Looks like you all had a great time – can’t wait to hear from the young learners about the what you all (ant the teachers) got up to An extra £105,000 for Big Kirk Hallam (10/5/2017) - Thank you Local Trust! We have been informed that all Big Local areas are to receive additional funding from Local Trust due to the success of the programme of resident led investment based on neighbourhood and community priorities for action. Local Trust have received a good return on the investment of the £150million and so […] Minutes of the July Partnership Group meeting (8/29/2017) - Here are the minutes from the partnership group meeting held on the 12 July 2017 Areas discussed included update on the community centre and community cafe plans for the holiday play scheme update on the finances plan coordinator update on projects BKH MINUTES 2017.07.12.docx Big Local Rep quarterly report April to June 2017 (7/26/2017) - April – June 2017 As your Big Local Rep, 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. Running things The partnership continues to meet monthly and partner agreements, reports on activities, minutes […]