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.
Big Local rep’s quarterly review: July – September 2020 (10/12/2020) - July – September 2020 Every three months, as your Big Local Rep, 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. A strong and committed partnership “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens […] Big Local rep’s review of April – June 2020 (7/8/2020) - First of all some breaking GOOD news! Local Trust has just approved the new Big Kirk Hallam plan. Congratulations to all the partnership and all the many residents who contributed. These last three months of reacting to the Covid-19 pandemic have had a huge impact on our neighbourhoods and communities. We have been faced with […] Thumbs up for Big Kirk Hallam’s new plan (7/8/2020) - Big Kirk Hallam’s new plan has been approved after very positive feedback from Paul Bragman, the plan assessor for Local Trust. Congratulations to all involved, to the partnership and to all residents who remain so positive about what has been achieved and clear about the priorities ahead. Paul’s feedback is attached. In it he said: […] Community Chest open in June 2020 (6/9/2020) - Community chest is now open we know it is strange times but if your group is planning how to come out of lockdown and needs some funding please apply – as always funding limited to groups working with residents in Kirk hallam and application must be signed by 2 residents (email signatures are ok) […] Draft year 7 and 8 plan (6/2/2020) - BKH-Plan-July20-June22-FINAL140520 Here is our draft year 7 and 8 plan which we have submitted to Local Trust