Westway Trust

Westway Trust

Charity information

Westway Trust

Westway Trust is a charity committed to enhancing the 23 acres of space under the Westway flyover to benefit local people, making it a great environment to live, work, play and visit

Founded 1971

  • Mission statement

    It is our ambition to improve opportunities and the environment for enterprise and retail, and to showcase community, cultural and sporting activities in our area of benefit together with enhancements to the public realm. Focussing on North Kensington work with local people to harness the creativity, heritage and diversity that makes the area so special, ensure distinctive and attractive spaces that the local community can continue to be proud of, and which will attract customers to local businesses. Our aspirations are split into four areas:

    ENTERPRISE & ECONOMIC WELLBEING
    Enable local enterprises and entrepreneurs to thrive
    Create jobs and apprenticeships
    Offer training, education and mentoring
    Encourage visitors to local businesses
    Create space for enterprise

    HEALTH & WELLBEING
    Getting more people more active more often
    Enabling healthier behaviours
    Create new sports and fitness facilities

    ARTS, HERITAGE AND COMMUNITY
    Create space for arts and culture
    Make grants to support community action
    Celebrate local heritage and culture
    Reflect community diversity
    Support a thriving voluntary sector

    ENVIRONMENT
    Involve community in protecting and improving green and open spaces
    Reduce the effects of pollution
    Improve the environmental sustainability of the estate

  • Aims

    Westway Trust aims to:

    • ENTERPRISE & ECONOMIC WELLBEING
    • HEALTH & WELLBEING
    • ARTS, HERITAGE AND COMMUNITY
    • ENVIRONMENT
  • Overview

    Established: January 1971

    Registered Charity Number: 1123127

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 39

    Part time staff: 38

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 02089625732

    Address: 1 Thorpe Close W10 5XL

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