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Project D for 2019: Get Into Nature (Nature Connected and Live Wild)

Project D for 2019: Get Into Nature (Nature Connected and Live Wild)

Get Into Nature is a whole borough approach to building community health and wellbeing and creating a lasting love for the environment. This programme enables local schools and services to get more people to connect with the benefits of nature by bringing Eco Therapy and […]

Project E for 2019: Bridge End viewing Platform Project (Incredible Edible Brighouse)

Project E for 2019: Bridge End viewing Platform Project (Incredible Edible Brighouse)

Incredible Edible has created a vibrant community park at Bridge End, on 0.4ha of land along the River Calder. We engage with local residents, growing native perennials and grasses to enhance biodiversity, plus vegetables to encourage sustainable food production. We want to build upon the […]

Project C for 2019: Wildlife, Woods and Water (Cromwell Bottom Wildlife Group)

Project C for 2019: Wildlife, Woods and Water (Cromwell Bottom Wildlife Group)

A walk in your local woods and down to the nature reserve sounds great, but it can be a challenge! Cromwell Bottom Wildlife Group want to help Rastrick residents to enjoy the local natural environment, take healthy, sociable walks and get a great view of […]

Project B for 2019: Rastrick Cricket Club Green Roofing Project (Rastrick Cricket Club)

Project B for 2019: Rastrick Cricket Club Green Roofing Project (Rastrick Cricket Club)

The Project involves replacing 2 existing flat roofs with ‘green’ or ‘living roof solutions to create a bio-diverse habitat which will compliment the open spaces of the adjacent cricket field and the iconic Round Hill. The work involves replacing the existing roof to create a […]

Project F for 2019: Rastrick Toddler Play Area and Health and Fitness Trail (Rastrick Plays Better)

Project F for 2019: Rastrick Toddler Play Area and Health and Fitness Trail (Rastrick Plays Better)

Rastrick Plays Better, a residents-led community group, has successfully completed the refurbishment of 4 green play spaces since 2016. To assist and enhance this development, RPB proposes to develop a toddler specific play area at the Malham Road green space and to link a further […]

Project A for 2019: Scavengers of Rastrick (Scavenger Labs Ltd)

Project A for 2019: Scavengers of Rastrick (Scavenger Labs Ltd)

Everyone knows the planet is wrecked, but it still seems hard to change our behavior. All we get is messages of doom and gloom and we feel helpless.
In our society we have so much stuff everywhere and people throw away plenty of things that are […]

Beer Festival at Bradley Woods

Beer Festival at Bradley Woods

Bradley Woods will be hosting their second Beer Festival at Bradley Woods in their Benny’s Bar. The festival opens at 5.00 pm on Friday 31st May until 11.00 pm and again on Saturday 1st June from 1.00 pm  until close at 11.00 pm. With an […]

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.  […]

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 […]