Join us for this member only Lunch and Learn session. New Local’s recent policy paper Place-based Public Service Budgets set out a case for ensuring better value for public money across all spend in an area. The report set...

28th March, 2024


Big Local is a Lottery funded programme that committed £1m each to 150 neighbourhoods across England. These communities were given 10-15 years to spend the funding, at their own pace and according to their own plans and priorities. The...

29th June, 2023


There is an urgent need for action in response to the growing number of people across the UK affected by deepening poverty. Working in partnership with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation , we recently published a report on ‘designing out’...

13th June, 2023


The Local Government Association, New Local and TPXimpact are working together on an exciting project to capture and celebrate examples of innovative community engagement.    Over the past few months, we’ve heard inspiring stories of councils, communities and partner...

6th March, 2023


The Local Government Association, New Local and TPXimpact are working together on an exciting project to capture and celebrate examples of innovative community engagement.    Over the past few months, we’ve heard inspiring stories of councils, communities and partner...

6th March, 2023


Came to Stronger Things and want to hear more? This follow up event, held with our headline partner TPXimpact, will explore in more depth the practical steps for organisations to achieve their community power ambitions to a high standard.

8th April, 2022


National debates about social care are dominated by funding. But we can’t stop there. Today, paternalistic or transactional mindsets still dominate how we think about social care. It’s essential that any new national settlement puts the people who draw...

13th October, 2021


Throughout 2020, Londoners’ lives have been simultaneously hyper-localised and more geographically removed. How we use our home-space, the activities we undertake in our local areas and how we move around the city, has all changed very quickly. Although this experience has...

2nd February, 2021


In this event, we propose a new, community-led employment support for people with disabilies and health conditions.

23rd October, 2020