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…
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What’s happening in Thurnscoe
Latest events and projects and how you can get involved.
Tue10Sep2019Thu12Sep20199.30am - 2.30pmThurnscoe Library
Sat28Sep201911am - 4pmAstrea Academy Dearne, Goldthorpe
A festival championing creativity and celebrating community in the Dearne Area.
Sat05Oct2019Houghton Road Community Centre
Featuring Thurnscoe Harmonic MVC
We have been working with Northern to continue improvements at Thurnscoe Train Station. Coming soon is an information board detailing some of the history of the village and we have also commissioned this ‘Alight Here’ Banner that we hope will encourage more passengers to get off the train and visit Thurnscoe. Look out for it […]
The Big Local Thurnscoe Spring 2019 Newsletter will be with you very soon. With 5000 copies distributed locally it’s a fantastic way of keeping up-to-date with what’s happening in our community. It’s packed with local news and events including exciting news about the a proposed Thurnscoe Plaza and information about the new Dipping Platform at […]
Our first ever pop up Business School will take place between 22-24th January and we are looking for any budding entrepreneurs to get involved! The course is free and strictly limited to 10 places. The programme is still being finalised but if you would like more information, please contact Alison on 07557 740330.