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Resources from Spring Events

May 2016

Sheffield Spring Event, Saturday 16 April

Birchfield visual minute

How Birchfield Big Local are engaging diverse groups in volunteering

How to bring empty housing back into use, with Empty Homes Doctor

How Ravensthorpe and Westwood Big Local are setting up a community cafe- in partnership with a youth group and a prison

The potential of community ownership — with Plunkett Foundation

Community-led management of land — with Shared Assets

The story of a sustainable social enterprise — Hulme Community Garden Centre

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London Spring Event, Saturday 23 April

Hanwell visual minute

How Hanwell Big Local are creating a conservation area

How Ramsey Big Local are involving young people

All about running community spaces- with Community Spaces Northampton

Arches Local on how to make connections and build support (includes information about working with local councils and MPs)

Convening, cleaning and greening — environment projects in Bountagu Big Local

SO18 Big Local on improving community wellbeing

Cracking the communication code — training session slides

Am I the best in my team? — training session slides

Dover Town Big Local sports development project with the charity Porchlight

Community led management of land — Shared Assets and Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

How Slade Green have done their Big Local plan review

The potential of community ownership with Plunkett Foundation

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Newcastle Spring Event, Thursday 28 April

Reviving a carnival — Whitley Bay Big Local

How Ewanrigg Big Local are helping people discover their strengths

All about community co-operatives — with Plunkett Foundation 

All about participatory budgeting — with the PB Network

The difference one worker can make — Distington Big Local

Community Land Trusts — North Ormesby Big Local

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Manchester Spring Event, Saturday 7 May

How Brereton Million are engaging people through large scale events

How Brookside Big Local are building community spirit

Community ownership of libraries

Learning from Locality and Friends of Stretford Public Hall

Munch Club in Sale West

Speaking with confidence: DSC training

Tackling poverty through financial inclusion in Inner East Preston

All about participatory budgeting — with the PB Network

Am I the best in my team?

Community shares — with Rural Community Council of Essex

Incredible Edible

How Three Parishes Big Local have done their plan review

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Bristol Spring Event, Tuesday 10 May

East Coseley on bringing people together

How to set up and run a playgroup — with Little Monsters, Whitleigh Big Local

Setting up a CIC — learn from Radstock and Westfield Big Local

Lawrence Weston Big Local on establishing an employment and enterprise hub

Unlocking the hidden potential of neighbourhoods — all about Community organising

Revitalsing town centres and high streets — with Bedminster Town Team

How to work brilliantly as a team

How to make decisions as a group

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Icebreaker and overview presentation

Big Local jigsaw

Big Local jigsaw template

Debbie Ladds presentation Spring Events 2016

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