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Rastrick Plays Better need your views!!

Rastrick Plays Better need your views!!

Rastrick Plays Better would like to develop a toddler only play area on the tarmac space on Malham Road owned by Together Housing to create a space for young families to sit, play and relax. They would like to get local input into whether this […]

Minutes 28th February 2019

Minutes 28th February 2019

MINUTES RBL PARTNERSHIP MEETING THURSDAY 28th FEBRUARY 2019 Present:  Amanda Caldwell, Peter Edwards, Angela Peaker, Danny Leech, Rich Richardson, Helen Thompson, Robert Hustwick, Mags Bryson, Elliot Collins Apologies:      Sophie Whittaker 1.             WELCOME AND APOLOGIES The Chair welcomed everyone to the meeting and apologies were noted.  […]

Award for Rastrick Plays Better

Award for Rastrick Plays Better

Congratulations to Rastrick Plays Better who have been awarded the Duke of York Community Initiative Award for the hard work they have undertaken to refurbish the play areas around Rastrick. A presentation ceremony was held on 3 April 2019 at Catterick Garrison and Andrea Bloom […]

Space@Field Lane funded via “Big Impact” is underway

Space@Field Lane funded via “Big Impact” is underway

It’s GREAT NEWS that the Space@Field Lane refurbishment is now underway! Through our BIG IMPACT fund we have pledged £150,000 towards this project.  There’s has been a lot of hard work put in by so many – but there’s much more to do – it […]

Community small grants funded

Community small grants funded

A total of 51 projects have received funding from the Community Small Grants, here’s a list of all the projects that have been funded since we started community small grants in 2013! In 2019 to date we have funded: £1404 – Focus4Success – activities programme […]

Another success story to share! – VYC 2018 – 2nd place

Another success story to share! – VYC 2018 – 2nd place

FABULOUS – YOU MUST AGREE!!  It’s great to be able to announce that the play area at Burnsall Road play area is finally complete!  A massive “thank you” must go to the small team of individuals – namely Rastrick Plays Better – who have worked  tirelessly […]

Brighouse War Memorial (Nurses’ Endowment) Fund

Brighouse War Memorial (Nurses’ Endowment) Fund

The Brighouse War Memorial (Nurses’ Endowment) Fund is a local Registered Charity. Experiencing short-term, financial difficulties?  Do you need, for example, financial assistance to purchase an essential piece of household equipment?  Are you also a resident of the Brighouse or Rastrick areas (the former Borough […]

Small grants available

Small grants available

Are you a group or organisation that operates and/or delivers projects within Rastrick?  Do you require funding to help you?  Rastrick Big Local may be able to help you achieve your goal! The Community small grant fund is to support small projects and is made […]