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
The hanging baskets, half moon and 3-tier planters in Thurnscoe have made a spectacular display this summer but we need more help with planting and watering! If you have green figures and an hour or two to spare on a regular basis PLEASE get in touch. We will be happy to provide all plants and […]
Our fantastic new children’s play area has now been installed to replace the old and neglected equipment. The design was commissioned following consultation with many children and families about the kind of thing they wanted to see, and we think it looks great. The whole project cost over 50k, with money from Big Local Thurnscoe […]
Houses For Sale – 2 Refurbished Properties in Thurnscoe We’re excited to announce that our two houses on Grange Crescent are finally complete and are available to purchase through Beecroft Estate Agents. We are very keen to encourage families with a local connection to Thurnscoe to buy these properties. See below for details of the […]