This site is owned and managed by community charity Groundwork UK.

The only personal data collected by this site is information that you provide if you nominate a project. This data will only be used to process your nomination.

You will also be given the option to sign up to the Groundwork email newsletter if you wish. If you sign up to the newsletter your contact details will be used to send you occasional email newsletters. You can unsubscribe from newsletters at any time.

You can read Groundwork’s full privacy statement on the main Groundwork website. Main Groundwork Privacy Statement

Shortlisted projects and individuals

Information about shortlisted projects and individuals will be hosted on this website. This will be based on information provided on the nomination form and our communications with shortlisted people and projects. Where possible this will be checked with shortlisted projects before it is posted. You can tell us to change, update or remove anything about your or your project at any time.


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Like most websites, this site uses cookies to make the site work, track your preferences and provide anonymous information about how our site is used. We do not use any cookies for advertising on this site.

You can also control how most web browsers handle cookies by default, find out how here

Cookies used by WordPress

A number of cookies are used by our Content Management System . They are used to make the site work and be more secure. These include:

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Cookies used by Google Analytics

As with most websites we use Google Analytics to find our how our site is used. This tells us anonymous information such as how many visits are made to the site, what sites visitors have come from and what pages are visited.

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