Northfleet North

Northfleet North

Welcome to the Northfleet North 'Our Bigger Story' website. This is part of the multi media evaluation of 15 Big Local areas in England. The website is an opportunity to follow what is changing in Northfleet North as a result of Big Local over a ten year period.

The aim of the website is to share the learning from everything that is happening in Northfleet North with other Big Local areas and highlight what works in communities with a wider audience of practitioners and policy makers.

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  • Northfleet Big Local: Peter's Story
    October 28, 2022      Film
    This film tells Peter's story: a local Northfleet resident who founded the secret Garden community business, then joined the Big Local partnership, became the chair and then went on to become a local councillor and the Mayor of Gravesham.
  • Northfleet Big Local: Change for people
    October 27, 2022      Film
    Many Our Bigger Story films show physical change in Big Local areas - the new community centre or improved play facilities. This film captures how involvement in Northfleet Big Local has changed the lives of local residents
  • Northfleet Fun Day
    October 8, 2021      Film
    Northfleet Fun Day on 30th August 2021 was the first large scale Big Local event for two years - following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. This film is a record of the day and local residents, Big Local partners and workers describe on the day on why this community event was important and then reflect on how the Fun Day went and what had changed, following the pandemic, from previous years.
  • Lets Create Packs
    August 6, 2020      Photo
    Here at Northfleet Big Local we are pleased to be able to provide our friends at Hive Hope and Make Lunch families, a limited number of "Let's Create" packs. One for 4 - 12 year olds and another for 13 - 18 years. The packs have been funded by Kent County Council,, Arts Council England and National Opera House Bridge. Supported by GBC and whole host of wonderful organisations and artists.