Chorley Council started their Tempo Time Credit programme in 2012. In this time over 2,500 people have earned Tempo Time Credits helping drive community participation and volunteering, identified and valued people’s contributions and helped improve people’s self-worth. Tempo Time Credits earned in Chorley have been enjoyed being spent across Lancashire as well as in Wales, London and Cornwall. 81% of participants reported an improved quality of life, 53% reported feeling more confident, 59% felt more able to contribute to the community and 59% have developed new friends or acquaintances.