Sheffield Renewables

A community business that develops, funds, builds, owns and operates renewable energy schemes in the Sheffield City region.

Hilsea Lido

A pool taken into community hands by the people of Portsmouth

Kitty’s Launderette

A community launderette improving social cohesion

New Wortley Community Housing

People-powered regeneration to deliver genuinely affordable homes

Highfields Centre

A community hub serving one the most diverse communities in England

The Harrow Pub

A 200 year old pub saved by the community

Bristol Community Ferry Boats

Beating the traffic with a 365 day community boat service

Florence Institute Trust

A Grade II listed Victorian hub providing workspace, education and training for local people

Cuckmere Community Bus

Transporting the local community with its fleet of eight minibuses

Viva Arts and Community Group

The community theatre putting a rural town back on the map

Craufurd Arms Pub

The last pub in North Maidenhead saved by the community, for the community

Forty Hall Vineyard

A community vineyard providing volunteering opportunities and health benefits to local people

Lincoln Area Regeneration Group

Putting a historic London canal into community use

Bootstrap Company

Providing affordable workspace, enterprise support and training

Burton Street Foundation

A community business supporting disabled adults into employment

Star and Shadow Cinema

Self-building a community cinema, music and arts hub in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

ELFDA Football development association

Supporting community sport and helping disadvantaged groups

Sheffield Live!

A community digital media centre giving a platform to Sheffield voices

Leeds Community Homes

A people powered homes revolution for 1000 affordable homes in Leeds

Café INDIEpendent

A community café by day, live music venue by night, and private hire venue

Granby Four Streets

A housing and regeneration project behind the Turner Prize

Shotley Pier

Restoring a Victorian railway pier for community use

Stocksbridge Community Leisure Centre

Stocksbridge Leisure Centre, closed by the council in 2013, is now running at a surplus by and for the community.

Grimsby Community Energy

Investing in community-owned solar panels to tackle energy poverty

Hour Community

A community café, transport and befriending business supporting the most vulnerable in Framlingham

Station House Community Connections

An unused station house turned community hub connecting rural communities in Suffolk

The Gardeners Rest Pub

A unique and much-loved base for a diverse community of individuals and groups

Stretford Public Hall

Restoring a Victorian grade II listed ballroom for community use

The Duke of Marlborough Pub

A beautiful historic pub cared for and restored by the local community

Kitty’s Launderette

A community launderette improving social cohesion

Hampstead Norreys Community Shop

A community hub that’s binding the fabric of the community

Westbury Community Shop

Putting the heart back into a divided community

Litherland REMYCA Football Club

A community-owned football club

Greenslate Community Farm

Providing therapeutic services and cultivating wellbeing in Wigan

South Tynedale Railway Preservation Society

Bringing economic prosperity to isolated communities in the Pennines

Permafuture Agroecology Ltd.

A co-operative dedicated to the development, support and promotion of restorative and urban farming

The New Inn

A vibrant and enterprising community pub for villagers with a café, shop, playground and a range of community activities

New Wortley Community Centre

Upgrading the first community-owned health and wellbeing centre in Leeds

Sheffield Renewables

A community business that develops, funds, builds, owns and operates renewable energy schemes in the Sheffield City region.

Charles Burrell Centre

The former school site increasing job and skills opportunities in rural Norfolk

St Ann’s Redevelopment Trust (StART)

A community-led housing development providing affordable homes, promoting health & wellbeing, creating a green neighbourhood

Kiveton Park and Wales CDT

Improving health and regenerating a former mining community

Porlock Futures CIC

The class A community oyster farm putting Porlock on the map

Stour Space

Ensuring Fish Island’s regeneration works for local people and creative businesses

Incredible Aquagarden

Supporting health and wellbeing through growing fruit and vegetables


Improving their neighbourhood brick by brick and loaf by loaf

Kensal Rise Library

Local library opened by Mark Twain reopened in community hands

Amble Development Trust

A community lobster hatchery sustaining fishing heritage and trade

Hilsea Lido

A pool taken into community hands by the people of Portsmouth

Stepney City Farm

Neglected bombsite becomes inclusive community farm

The Bevy

The first community owned pub on an estate

Future Wolverton

Transforming a grade II listed school house into a community hub for a commuter town

Sunderland Homegrown CIC

A community nursery and garden centre training vulnerable young people

Crediton Community Bookshop

Fostering community pride and opportunities through reading and literacy

Barnsley Community Build

Building opportunities for young people and housing for vulnerable adults

Bamford Community Society

Saving and reviving the beating heart of the village

YES Brixham

Supporting local young people to become independent