News & Events

18 February 2022

Better Lives Closer to Home: An Update.

Phase 2 of the Better Lives Closer to Home Project is now well underway.

It’s been a while since our last update on the Better Lives, Closer to Home project! We are well into Phase 2 with three contracts having been awarded. Work is progressing well and some exciting solutions are being developed.

Here2There.me shortlisted for award

Association for Business Psychologists

https://theabp.org.uk/abp-awards-and-conference/finalists/#1636983476890-7d3becb5-07a4

One of the successful suppliers, Here2There.me, has been shortlisted for an ABP award for Excellence in Innovation for their solution which is being developed as part of the Better Lives Project.

The awards ceremony will take place in London on 24 March and we hope you will join us in wishing them luck!

Exhibit C

Turn to Page 98 in the Climate Change Edition of Advances to read all about Exhibit C, a digital tool aiming to monetise carbon savings, being developed by Miller Research and Big Lemon as part of the Better Lives Closer to Home Project. It’s great to see the interest growing in this exciting solution.

https://businesswales.gov.wales/innovation/sites/innovation/files/documents/Issue 98.pdf

Near Me Now

Near Me Now have been very busy developing their unique town ecosystem platform providing dynamic interaction within the towns, Local Authorities and consumers. Workshops have been taking place with independent businesses and Local Authorities and there is a lot of excitement around this project.