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Eight ways to enjoy our winter warmer ideas in schools  

November 17, 2023

Easy, free winter ideas for teachers to spread joy in schools over the festive season.

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Share the love with food this autumn

October 17, 2023

As the nights draw in and the weather gets colder, it’s time to lean into cosy nights with hearty and comforting food. Think roasted…


Have your pumpkin and eat it too

October 3, 2023

Once the pumpkin carving is over and the Halloween treats have been hoarded, it's time to blow out the candles and figure out what…

Three pumpkins with faces - two happy and one angry, lie on a woodland path in sunshine.

Eco-friendly Halloween ideas

October 1, 2023

We love Halloween - from the creative decorations and costumes, to the community spirit and of course, the sweets! But it can also be…

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Street party heritage and why it matters

June 29, 2023

Where did our love of bringing our celebrating together outside come from? Sarah Boniface, our Head of PR and Campaigns, did a little digging... 

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Outside play for your summer holiday activities 

June 28, 2023

Hoping to get the family playing outdoors this summer? Here are our top ideas for outside play, from setting up a play street to…

Two children post with their arms up next to the dancing Eric Morecambe statue. They're holding red, white and blue balloons and holding Union Jack flags, as part of the Coronation Big Lunch celebrations.

Coronation Big Lunch celebrated by millions

June 7, 2023

The numbers are in... almost 1 in 5 people took part in the Coronation celebrations with a Coronation Big Lunch!

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​10 community ideas for Christmas

March 13, 2023

If you want to spread some cheer and lift the spirits of those around you, here are our favourite ten community ideas for Christmas…

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Closing the Distance Between Us – report

March 10, 2023

A new research report has identified a widening gap in the relationship between people and their neighbours that is damaging our mental and physical…

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36 million people believe the UK would not be able to function without food banks

June 18, 2017

Analysis from a YouGov survey, commissioned by ourselves at Eden Project Communities, reveals over 36 million people believe the UK would not be able…