Wakefield CLLD

People Enabling Area Transformation

Wakefield’s PEAT Project is a Community Led Local Development (CLLD) Programme that is part financed by the European Structural and Investment Fund, and will run until 2022 in the areas of Airedale, Castleford, Ferrybridge, Havercroft & Ryhill, Kinsley & Fitzwilliam, South Elmsall & South Kirkby and Hemsworth.

It gives a voice to those living and working in these areas, letting them shape interventions that will support local people and businesses to grow and access opportunities. The project has secured funding from the European Structural and Investment Fund to provide grants to organisations, groups and businesses to deliver projects that will

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    Fuel community and business growth

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    Support enterprise

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    Help those furthest from the labour market access opportunities

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PEAT Wakefield

PEAT Project Objectives

Our Local Development Strategy sets out five Objectives that will help us achieve our overall aims and goals; Currently there are no open calls under these objectives.


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Wakefield Community Led Local Development

Projects we have funded

Since going live with funding calls, the PEAT Project has funded thirteen projects across the CLLD area, with projects across all 5 objectives including ERDF and ESF funding. The projects are well split across the two areas of benefit.

  • Ways to Work (Newground)
  • Creating Confident Capable Communities (Havercoft and ryhill Community Learning project)
  • Head Towards Work (Second Chance)
  • Building Powerful Communities (NOVA)
  • Route 66 (Reflections, Career Cabin and Gasped)
  • Social Enterprise Support TEAM (CERT Training)
  • SEBLO (RCP21)
  • Step Forward (Autism Plus)
  • Tigers Conversion Project (Castleford Tigers Trust)
  • Advice for Isolated Communities (CAB)
  • Over the Bridge (Bridge-It Housing)
  • Frickley Athletic in the Community (Frickley Athletic)


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Grants Available - Coalfields Community Investment Programme (England) Updated Ward List - Yorkshire

11th Feb 2020

Please see information below. We would appreciate it if you could ...

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Coalfields Community Investment Programme (England) Updated Ward List - Yorkshire

11th Feb 2020

Please see information below. We would appreciate it if you could ...

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Resolutions and Resilience

23rd Jan 2020

Resolutions and resilience will be important features of the coming year ...

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RCP21 launches SEBLO Project in SE area

20th Jan 2020

RCP21’s PEAT Project is called SEBLO (South East Business Lift Off) and ...

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Want to know more about PEAT?

We'd love to talk to you about the programme, and are always happy to discuss your project ideas.  Feel free to contact us at PEATProject@wakefield.gov.uk, use the enquiry form or call us on the number below. 

Call 01924 302323