Lincoln Area Regeneration Group

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Putting a historic London canal into community use

Organisation type

Environmental

Location

Poplar, London

Grant amount

£240,391

Key objectives & Outcomes

Grant purpose

The grant will be used to install a pontoon with ten barge moorings to generate income for community activities on the canal, delivered from a community hub

Locally rooted

A local residents’ association turned local regeneration group, LARG has built community trust over 15 years of running events and activities for local people

Regeneration

LARG is leading a huge regeneration project to improve access to the canal and create a dynamic waterfront for water sports, education and volunteering.