Project SY12 CIC


Project SY12 CIC is a Community Interest Company dedicated to enhancing the lives of residents and visitors in the SY12 area through a range of initiatives and collaborative efforts. Operating since March 2023, our organisation is committed to fostering a vibrant, well-connected community that supports local businesses, social enterprises, and tourism.

Key Components

Ellesmere Market Hall

Ellesmere Market Hall Management

The Ellesmere Market Hall is a historic and vital part of our community. Under the stewardship of Project SY12 CIC, the Market Hall serves as a hub for local traders, artisans, and entrepreneurs. Our management team works tirelessly to:

  • Community Events: Hosting regular events that bring the community together and attract visitors.
  • Promote Local Businesses: Providing a platform for local businesses to showcase their products and services.
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Implementing eco-friendly practices to ensure the Market Hall remains a sustainable community asset.
  • Charter Market: Supporting Ellesmere Town Council, who own the Charter Rights in the operation of the Weekly Charter market.

Discover Ellesmere

Discover Ellesmere is our dedicated service for tourists and residents seeking information about the area. This initiative aims to:

  • Tourist Information: Offer comprehensive guides and resources for visitors to explore Ellesmere’s attractions, accommodations, and dining options. Via Website and Social media pages.
  • Resident Resources: Provide residents with up-to-date information on local services, events, and community news.
  • Promotion of Local Attractions: Highlight the unique cultural and natural attractions that make Ellesmere a special place to visit and live.

SY12 Business and Social Enterprise Network

The SY12 Business and Social Enterprise Network is a collaborative network designed to support and connect local businesses and social enterprises. Our goals include:

  • Networking Opportunities: Facilitating connections between businesses, entrepreneurs, and social enterprises to encourage collaboration and growth.
  • Business Development: Offering workshops, training sessions, and resources to help businesses thrive.
  • Social Impact: Supporting social enterprises that aim to make a positive impact on the community through innovative solutions and services.
Ellesmere Pulse Logo

Ellesmere Pulse: The Digital Town Hub

Ellesmere Pulse is our cutting-edge digital platform that serves as the online heart of the SY12 area. It provides:

  • Community Engagement: A space for residents to engage with the community, view news, and participate in local events.
  • Event Listings: A comprehensive calendar of local events, ensuring everyone is informed about what’s happening in the area.
  • Business Directory: An easily accessible directory of local businesses and services, promoting local commerce and convenience.

Pushing for a Better Connected SY12 Area

Connectivity is crucial for a thriving community. Project SY12 CIC is dedicated to improving both physical and digital connectivity in the area through:

  • Infrastructure Development: Advocating for and supporting projects that enhance transportation and infrastructure within SY12.
  • Digital Inclusion: Ensuring that all residents have access to both digital and non-digital resources, bridging the digital divide.
  • Community Projects: Initiating and supporting projects that enhance connectivity and communication within the community.

Leadership and Community Involvement

Since our inception in March 2023, Project SY12 CIC has been led by AJ, our Managing Director, who works closely with a dynamic board and numerous community members. Our success is driven by:

  • Collaborative Leadership: A dedicated board that brings diverse expertise and perspectives to our initiatives.
  • Community Participation: Active involvement from residents and community groups, ensuring our projects meet local needs and have widespread support.
  • Volunteer Engagement: Encouraging volunteerism to foster a sense of ownership and pride in our community efforts.


Project SY12 CIC is committed to building a connected, vibrant, and sustainable SY12 area. Through our various initiatives and collaborative efforts, we strive to enhance the quality of life for residents, support local businesses, and attract visitors to our beautiful region. Together, we are making SY12 a better place to live, work, and visit.