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.
AGM 2017 and Partnership Group Members (1/9/2018) - Our AGM on 2 December linked to the Big Thank You event was very successful with over 200 people attending. The following people were voted onto the Partnership Group David Addis Sarah Addis Amabel Badder Matt Betesta Alex Harris Sylvie Humphries Lindsey Rice Tony Robinson Amanda Speake Tracy Thorp Minutes of the November Partnership Group meeting (1/9/2018) - Here are the minutes of the Partnership Group meeting held on 8 November 2017 BKH MINUTES 2017.11.08 Items discussed included: Update on youth club Update on community centre and community cafe Community chest awards for October Proposal for friendship club Big Thank You event Christmas day meal event Update on the Big Local young person […] Minutes of the October Partnership Group Meeting (1/9/2018) - Here are the minutes of the Partnership Group Meeting held on 11 October 2017 BKH MINUTES 2017.10.11 Items discussed included Update on Community Centre and Community Cafe Update on youth club Community chest october open Update on the Friends of kirk hallam lake project Extra funding for Big Local areas Minutes of the September partnership group meeting (1/9/2018) - Here are the minutes from the Partnership Group meeting held on the 6 September 2017 BKH MINUTES 2017.09.06 Items discussed included: Success of the Stay and Play Holiday club Update on community centre and community cafe Awards from July Community Chest Date of Big Thank You event Proposal for Christmas Day meal Updated year […] AGM 2017 (11/28/2017) - It’s our AGM on Saturday 2 December Come along to find out what we’ve done during the year and to vote for the Partnership Group members Partnership Group Members standing for re-election David Addis Sarah Addis Matt Betesta Alex Harris Amanda Speake Tracy Thorp New nominations Amabel Badder Sylvie Humphries Antony Robinson […] Annual Report 2017 (11/28/2017) - This is our Annual Report for 2017 BKHAnnualReport2017Web 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 […]