The Walton Forum & Walton Community Project - In
What is the Walton Forum?
The Walton Forum was established in 2001 and has a wide range of members
including representatives from local business, services and communities
groups. It was formed to steer the regeneration of Walton.
do you know what we want?
In January 2002, over 250 local people attended a public visioning event
in Walton. The subsequent findings of the day formed the basis of the
work of the Forum.
resources do we have?
The Forum has been successful in raising money from the Market Town
Initiative funding from the East of England Development Agency (EEDA).
Thanks to the funding from EEDA and match funding from our various partners
including Essex County Council, English Heritage, Tendring District
Council, Frinton and Walton Town Council, we are able to deliver significant
projects benefiting the town of Walton, it’s residents, businesses
• New Skateboard Park
• High Street Improvements
• Reinstatement and repair grants for
buildings in the conservation area
• High profile events and activities
• Grants for community groups
• Repair to the Esplanade
• Official Walton-on-the-Naze website
• One Stop Information and advice
centre “The Walton Community Project”
is the Walton Community Project?
Open from 10.00am – 4.00pm Monday – Friday, we provide a
wide range of agencies/services all within one building serving as an
information and advice centre for all residents and visitors to Walton.
Please note Mondays & Fridays are manned on a voluntary basis.
Including: Council Advice, County Councillors
surgery sessions, Local MP Surgery Sessions, Citizens Advice Bureau, Careers Advice, Tourist Information, Voluntary Services, Business Link,
Police Surgerys and
Page – Project co-coordinator says,
"We are very proud of our facility and it is proving a very popular
addition to Walton High Street and becoming known as the place
to go for advice or information of any kind! Our motto is “if
we don’t know we know someone who does!”
Registered name -
Walton on the Naze Community Forum at Walton Community Project
61 High Street, Walton on the Naze, CO14 8AG
Company Limited by Guarantee - Registration number - 4899014
Registered at Companies House Cardiff on 15th September 2003