The Eden Project
The Big Lunch - an Eden Project

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  • Big Lottery Fund - Lottery funded
  • Asda
  • Halifax
  • Streetclub
  1. Big Lunch feedback

    What does a street party mean to you?
    We've been meeting a few of you to see what you think about The Big Lunch.This is what you said.
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    Belfast Big Lunch feedback group
  2. Get in touch!

    Share your Big Lunch
    Your Big Lunch stories are a great way to inspire others to take part. Tell us about yours today!
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  3. Your stories:

    The Rural Coffee Caravan Information Project!
    Ann joined Big Lunch Extras this year, watch this heart-warming video of her work in Suffolk.
    Ann at a Big Lunch Extras camp
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Spread the word!

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Nearly half of you heard about The Big Lunch through word of mouth - keep helping us to spread the word!

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People are talking about The Big Lunch...

Chef James Martin

Chef James Martin says:

"I've been hearing about some great projects that have come out of The Big Lunch over the last few years!"

See who else likes us

Get together this autumn!

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From bonfire night to conker championships, here are some ways you can have fun together this autumn!

See ideas

Next Big Lunch? Sun 7 June!

Ladies at Castle Upton Templepatrick Big Lunch

The seventh annual Big Lunch will take place on Sunday 7th June 2015. Find out why you should get involved. 

Get involved

Seek support from your councillor

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If you're finding it hard to plan a Big Lunch
because of local planning rules, use this letter to write to your local councillor.

See letters

We were on TV!

The Big Lunch at Eisteddfod in Wales

We recently featured on episode 3 of Brilliant Wales on the Community Channel.

Watch video


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Got a question? Visit our FAQs page for all you need to know in one place.

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Download materials...

Here are some of our editable and printable resources for your Big Lunch - just click to download.
See the full range here.

Big Lunch Extras

Big Lunch Extras

Take your community to the next level with Big Lunch Extras.

Find out more

Big Lunch gallery

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See great photos of Big Lunches across the UK and beyond.

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