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Activities for Allenton Big Local’s second plan for the period April 2016 to March 2019 (Years 3 to 5) are now underway and being delivered.

Following a thorough review of the activities and projects delivered during Allenton Big Local’s first two years, the Partnership Group agreed to continue with the activities that have brought positive benefits to the Allenton area, and provide funding for some new areas of work and activity.

BursaryLearnersTwo residents of Allenton have used the Bursary Scheme to help improve their English language skills. Qin Qin Chen and Jie Li (pictured left) applied for funding for the ESOL Level 3 course delivered by Derby Adult Learning at the Allen Park Centre in Allenton.

Both Qin Qin and Jie have now passed their Entry Level 3. Here’s what they said about the funding they received: