Blog - West Midlands
Every Memorial Has A Story To Tell
1st December 2020
With 30,000 trees planted across 150 acres and almost 300 memorials to the fallen, the National Memorial Arboretum is a place to remember the sacrifice of all those in the British Armed Forces.
Helping Aspiring Artists Take Off
2nd November 2020
New Urban Era is an arts project that is successfully drawing in a strong youth following with everything from outdoor murals to beatboxing and breakdancing. This year, the Tamworth based project celebrates its 10th anniversary, but it also meant pivoting quickly to host live virtual events as community restrictions took effect.
Footprints Is A Very Happy Place
28th October 2020
Over the lockdown period, teenager Joseph Rutherford from West Bridgford, near Nottingham decided to do something special to help others.
5 things to do at home this week (08/06/2020)
8th June 2020
This week we work out with National Lottery funded athletes, take part in exhibitions, dance the night away and listen to some wholesome podcasts... enjoy!
5 things to do at home this week (26/05/2020)
26th May 2020
In this edition, we become at home actors, explore another gallery from our living room, Redesign London transport, work out with Sport NI, and join Into film for a mega movie night!
5 things to do this week (18/05/2020)
18th May 2020
This week we are busy in the kitchen, taking a spin in some British classic cars, and much more…
Beating depression to the punch
20th January 2020
The National Lottery is helping a boxing academy deliver schemes that benefit both physical and mental health
20th December 2019
The Yes project is helping young people in the East Midlands get hired thanks to National Lottery players
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