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Star Councils 2023

Council support, to encourage participation in The Big Lunch and help events run smoothly, remains as important as ever. We…

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Get your Big Lunch Pack

The Big Lunch is our chance to celebrate community connections and get to know one another a little better. You…

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Get your Coronation Big Lunch Pack

Bring your neighbours and community together to share friendship, food and fun with a Coronation Big Lunch this May!

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Your Big Lunch pack

The Big Lunch brings neighbours and communities together to share friendship, food and fun. Get your free pack and start…

The Big Lunch in a Birmingham street, dozens of neighbours together with food platters

Your Coronation Big Lunch pack

You’ll be joining millions of others to be part of history this year with the Coronation Big Lunch 2023

Queen Elizabeth II smiling and chatting with Peter Stewart from the Eden Project Communities team. There is food and drink laid out on a table in the foreground, and Union Jack bunting behind.

Big numbers for the 2022 Big Jubilee Lunch weekend

2022 was a BIG Big Lunch! We celebrated the Platinum Jubilee of the late Queen and a whopping 17.2 million…

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The Big Lunch through history

Find out more about previous Big Lunches, including the Big Jubilee Lunch in 2022 and the Commonwealth Big Lunch.

Thank you, from Her Majesty The Queen

Eden Project Communities shares the profound sadness of the nation, the Commonwealth and the wider world following the passing of…

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How you can get involved in the Month of Community!

June is a big month for us here at Eden Project Communities...

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More than just Lunch: report into the impact and legacy of The Big Lunch

We’ve been carrying out research into the impact of The Big Lunch every year since it started in 2009. But…

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Say thank you with a Big Lunch!

This year, The Big Lunch is encouraging the nation to join in throughout a Month of Community - to reconnect,…