Local democracy

We promote active involvement in civic and cultural life and give local voices the opportunity to be heard.

We promote active involvement in civic and cultural life and give local voices are the opportunity to be strengthened through access to good quality information, empowering events and community knowledge.

Question Time

Recent projects…

Eastside Connect

Eastside Connect

Eastside Connect is a peer-to-peer group for people over 55. Members share their wealth of experience, knowledge, lived experience and skills, with others.

Community Event Fund

Community Event Fund

The Community Events Fund is for individuals and groups wanting to build community. It aims to bring people together and reduce isolation.

Thank You Awards

Thank You Awards

Thank You Awards dinner and awards ceremony to celebrate the local people and businesses who go above and beyond.