Heath Big Local is a voluntary partnership that exists to invest the £1 million of National Lottery funding to make lasting changes in the things that matter to local people who live in the Heath area of Uttoxeter.
Heath Big Local Community Chest has awarded a cheque for £200 to local ladies support group Connect.
Heath Big Local has awarded £2019 to Uttoxeter youth group, The InsideOuters, to fund a Sports Youth Leaders course and extra activities such as craft, art and cookery.
The county’s leading nature conservation charity is encouraging Uttoxeter residents to interact with their local green spaces after helping to deliver a series of wildlife and nature themed activities in the town.
In response to residents’ concerns, the Heath Big Local partnership is erecting signs across the Heath area, picturing winning poster competition entries, to raise awareness and reduce the incidence of litter and dog poo.
The Heath Big Local Partnership has responded to requests for more facilities in parks and green spaces in the Heath area by commissioning an outdoor gym as well as more equipment for young people.