Congratulations to Active Arts, and a massive thank you to everyone who got involved and voted!
What an incredible journey The People’s Millions has been for Active Arts and our supporters. Our team expanded as we gained momentum on the campaign and over the last few days, especially vote day, the support was incredible.
The excitement and energy could be felt across the estate as people we didn’t know came to support and friends from other groups and organisations joined forces with us to help something incredible happen.
When the phone call came this morning that we needed to stealthily organise ourselves for filming and that we’d find out if we’d won while filming, the reality started to hit home that maybe we’d achieved what we so wanted. Incredibly the estate and our extended friends across the UK made our dream come true and then even more incredibly everyone kept it secret until the news broke on ITV’s Central News tonight. After flooding Facebook and Twitter…
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