Thurnscoe – A Better Place
Our Vision & Priorities
Our vision is to make Thurnscoe an even better place to live. To do this all of our activity is based around our priorities which are;
- Bringing the community together
- A community where everyone knows what’s going on
- A healthy environment for everyone to enjoy
What is Big Local?
Big Local is an exciting opportunity for residents to use £1m to make a massive and lasting positive difference to their communities. It’s about bringing together all the local talent, ambitions, skills and energy from individuals, groups and organisations who want to make their area an even better place to live.
Big Local projects are running in 150 areas around England. The funding is distributed by the Local Trust. It was setup with £200 million by the Big Lottery Fund which receives a portion of money from every National Lottery ticket sale. More…
Wild animals have gathered across Thurnscoe as part of Big Local Thurnscoe’s summer sculpture trail. A total of nine sculptures will be on view throughout August at locations including local shops and public spaces. Three large sculptures have been decorated by professional artist Fabric Lenny and will be permanently installed in Thurnscoe’s Flower Park, outside […]
Big Local Thurnscoe recently carried out a review of the last 2 year plan which covered 2017 and 2018. As part of this process we produced a timeline to remind us of all the things we had done or been involved with. There was so much that we had forgotten! We enjoyed looking back so […]
Over the last few years, Big Local Thurnscoe has invested significant amounts of money into play and leisure facilities. As part of our remit to make Thurnscoe a ‘better place to live’, we are now supporting the development of a fantastic new project in Thurnscoe. Thurnscoe Plaza Thurnscoe Plaza will ideally be sited next to […]