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Parish Plan Action Plan - Community Spirit, Community Activities

Community spirit: community activities

Main target

Enabling targets


Key stakeholders

Recommended actions and comments

20. Create an even better sense of community in Barrow.

(see paras 32- 34)

20.1 Help newcomers to become involved in the village (eg a ‘welcome pack’, a ‘buddy’ system).

20.2 Create a free, monthly ‘What’s On’ service. Co-ordinate with the full range of existing providers.

20.3 Organise more activities for the whole community (eg a river festival).

Start now

Start now

Medium term

• Parish Council
• Community Association
• Barrow Website Managers
• Barrow Voice Editor

[These issues – 20.1 to 21.2 – are related and should be considered together rather than as separate actions.]

The Community Association is expanding its role to take on these activities.

21. Stimulate the provision of arts and cultural activities in the village.

(see para 36)

21.1 Provide more public art in Barrow (eg in Willow Way recreation areas).

21.2 Provide more cultural performances in Barrow.

Start planning now


• Charnwood Borough Council 
• Parish Council
• Leics County Council 
• Charnwood Arts
• East Midland Arts 
• Community Association

See comments at 20.1

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Last Updated. 16-June-2018 By admin