BwD Food Alliance aims to bring public, third and private sector organisations together to address food poverty; we will increase collaboration by sharing expertise and resources to grow, provide, cook and eat food to improve the health and wellbeing of the borough’s residents.Read more
Since we discovered the power of Google maps a couple of years ago Together Lancashire has been working to collect and document the projects and activities of all the partner churches and organisations in our network.
Overshadowed by Pendle Hill, surrounded by open countryside, the towns in Pendle are aware of their industrial heritage. New industries have grown, some very high tech, including aerospace and other engineering. At the same time there is much low paid employment, which impacts on the economy of the area.Read more
Near Neighbours Grants are available : £250 - £5000 for work in Blackburn w Darwen, Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle and the Haslingden part of Rossendale.
Applications closed for this year - but watch this space!Read more
Working around the large area addressing all forms of poverty. Morecambe was the first area to produce a guide to services and support in their area. Lancaster helps to solve homelessness problems.Read more
Preston is a thriving multicultural city and the administrative centre of Lancashire.Read more
Working with individual churches, and in SW Burnley, chairing the South West Burnley Together group. Finding resources, networking, and making links between organisations both within and without the BoroughRead more
Working on addressing all forms of poverty in this seaside town with many challenges.Connecting together Blackpool Food Partnership, Work Clubs and other development opportunities.Read more
Blackburn with Darwen has an active group of churches working to support their own communities. TL supports individual churches and groups of churches working together to secure resources, spread knowledge,expertise and build relationships. We are particularly working with the RISE initiative in its formative stages.
Child and Food poverty is a real concern in the Borough and our Development Worker is working to develop a BwD Food AllianceRead more