Helping communities be the best versions of themselves

Photo credit Piers Taylor

We believe that every community has the power to build a strong and secure future for itself. Times have changed, and it is no longer possible to rely on local authorities to ensure community sustainability.

We help communities build a plan for their hometown and we help them to deliver it. That plan includes a process of asking what is needed, defining shared community priorities and then helping to ensure success whether it is a major capital build or revenue projects. This process  has proven to be transformative.


Regeneration from the roots up enables communities to feel that they are instrumental in making where they live the place they want it to be. It nurtures pride, tackles loneliness, gives a sense of purpose and belief. We work with communities to help make them the best versions of themselves.

Mushrooms growing from Biohm mycelium insulation board

Industry for Watchet

In partnership with bio-tech company Biohm, a new bio-recycling plant in Watchet, using nature to break down waste creating new environmentally postive products. click here

Watchet's Coastal Communities Team

Watchet Connects

We are a proud partner of the Watchet Coastal Community Team's succesful £240k Place Based Social Action programme, called Watchet Connects supported by DCMS and The National Lottery Community Fund: click here


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East Quay Commission

Open call out to find an interior designer/maker for the unique self-catering pods at Watchet's East Quay

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