James Alcock, Executive Director of the Plunkett Foundation, congratulates the winners and finalists of the 2019 Plunkett Awards
TWENTY ONE community-owned businesses from across the UK are finalists for national awards to recognise some of the most inspiring enterprises of their kind.
Ahead of the 2019 Rural Community Awards past winners have been reflecting on what their awards mean to them. In 2018 the Slapton Community Shop in Devon won the ‘Community Story of the Year’ Award. The award recognised the much deeper role the shop plays in supporting individuals and community life. Tracie Lange, [...]
It's almost upon us - the Plunkett Foundation's Rural Community Awards 2019 - an annual celebration of the achievements of rural community businesses across the UK and a chance to inspire others. But what does it mean to be one of the recipients? Abi Johnson of Talking Shop in Oxfordshire, winner of the [...]
Plunkett launches seventh national awards ceremony which will showcase the most inspiring enterprises owned and run by rural communities across the UK.
Community businesses were celebrating with the announcement of this year’s community winners of the Plunkett Foundation’s National Rural Community Ownership Awards.
We are pleased to introduce our Individual Award sponsors and first ‘Gold’ Award’s sponsor for this year's Rural Community Ownership Awards.
Plunkett Foundation has announced the 2017 winners of the Rural Community Co-operative Awards at its event on Wednesday 6 December at St Bride Foundation, London.