The report argues that the Levelling Up and climate change agendas should be working hand-in-hand with each other. Local areas should be empowered to build economies that are both green and inclusive, according to their distinct needs and opportunities.
Blog by Groundwork's UK Chief Executive, Graham Duxbury
On Friday 1 October 2021 energy prices are set to rise as the energy price cap increases. During a Green Doctor consultation, our energy experts can help you reduce your energy usage; keeping you well and warm while helping the planet.
On Friday 1 October 2021 energy prices are set to rise as the energy price cap increases. This change coincides with the end of the furlough scheme and a Universal Credit payment cut of £20 per week which will reduce household incomes for those on the scheme.
The report highlights that community plays a vital role in facilitating connections between households in need of advice and services and programmes designed to help them.
Groundwork to help communities across the UK to tackle climate and nature emergency, improve health and wellbeing and gain access learning and work
Groundwork Greater Manchester is celebrating after receiving funding from Virgin Media O2 to run a project to encourage young people across the city to eat more sustainably sourced food as part of positive action on climate change.
@TheGrange's nonstop work to get thousands of food parcels and ‘meals on wheels’ out to some of the most vulnerable people in the community described as ‘a remarkable achievement.’
Sadly, summer is coming to an end, the evenings are starting to get darker and cooler weather is just around the corner. Luckily, when it comes to fresh, local produce, Autumn has a lot to offer!
To celebrate World Car Free Day on the 22nd September 2021 we've put together 4 epic ways you can travel to school car free.
A ground-breaking scheme which provides unemployed residents with free outfits for interviews and job advice has been officially launched in Trafford.
Blog post by Radya Syed, Groundwork's Policy and Research Trainee
Statement from Graham Duxbury, Groundwork's UK Chief Executive
Last week (8 September 2021) saw the completion of the works at Chalk Hills Academy by a group of seven local people who were taking part in a course to help them gain work experience and qualifications.
United Utilities has awarded £300,000 to eight North West charities through a unique grant scheme that helps organisations to improve their local river and the land around it for the benefit of their local communities.