Category Archives: Michal’s Blog

Big Lunch

 Wormley and Turnford Big Lunch Event 2019   The Wormley and Turnford Big Lunch 2019 was a fantastic success! In June, communities across the UK organise picnics and parties to mark the Eden Project's simple principle of encouraging local neighbourhoods to get together. On Saturday 22 June, Wormley and Turnford Big Local residents were invited…
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Trip to The Houses of Parliament

Wormley and Turnford residents’ Trip to the Houses of Parliament [caption id="attachment_1593" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Residents of all ages enjoyed our civic adventure![/caption]   34 residents (including 13 children from Wormley Primary School and St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Waltham Cross) have marked the ‘UK Parliament Week’ by visiting the Houses of Parliament and meeting…
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Volunteering

We often say that it is all about quality rather than quantity so despite a small number of participants, I am delighted that we were able to organise an ‘Introduction to Volunteering’ workshop. The session was led by Team Herts Volunteering, an organisation based in North Hertfordshire, which is commissioned to run ‘volunteering provision’ in…
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Big Local as a successful model for Community Development

So…after leaving Watford and Three Rivers Trust only couple of weeks ago, my new adventure has already started! The process of setting/ re-settling is going well and there is a lot to learn and listen to! I have embarked upon a really interesting and exciting project which is all about community development, an area of…
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