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PEOPLE will get to pitch their ideas for community improvements to a Dragons’ Den-style panel.

Anyone with an idea of how to make Fratton in Portsmouth a better place to live, work or visit can now apply to Fratton’s Den for funding.

People can apply for between £50 and £500 to help deliver a project that benefits the area. Fratton is one of 150 areas in England receiving Big Lottery funding over the next 10 years. Over that time £1m will be given to the area to make it a better place to live.

Council communities engagement manager, James Sandy, said: ‘This is a fantastic opportunity for local people to really make a change, and influence the development of an important area of the city. We want to hear your ideas and concepts on how this money can benefit Fratton.’

To request an application pack email frattonbiglocal@yahoo.co.uk.