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Charlie Luxton announced as Plunkett Foundation’s Centenary Ambassador

2019-03-01T10:45:59+00:00

Plunkett Foundation is welcoming the appointment of Charlie Luxton in a new ambassador role as part of the charity’s centenary celebrations.

Charlie Luxton announced as Plunkett Foundation’s Centenary Ambassador2019-03-01T10:45:59+00:00

£3.2m Bright Ideas Fund launches to help community business start-ups in England

2019-02-05T09:52:03+00:00

Locality has announced a new £3.2m Community Business Bright Ideas Fund, funded by Power to Change, to offer tailored support and grants of up to £15,000 to 150 groups to develop their projects.

£3.2m Bright Ideas Fund launches to help community business start-ups in England2019-02-05T09:52:03+00:00

New research celebrates high impact but reveals worrying decline in rural shops economy

2019-01-21T08:58:56+00:00

Local village shops owned as community businesses are continuing to thrive where private enterprise has failed. However, it is not all good news as the report highlights a reduction in the number of community shops open and trading for the first time since records began.

New research celebrates high impact but reveals worrying decline in rural shops economy2019-01-21T08:58:56+00:00

New research confirms that the community pub sector continues to thrive

2019-01-21T08:59:59+00:00

Local pubs owned as community businesses are continuing to thrive where private enterprise has failed, according to a report by the Plunkett Foundation.

New research confirms that the community pub sector continues to thrive2019-01-21T08:59:59+00:00

National charity calls for rural businesses to open in places of worship

2018-11-30T15:51:38+00:00

Plunkett Foundation is calling for support for its proposals to help more community businesses to set up and run within rural places of worship.

National charity calls for rural businesses to open in places of worship2018-11-30T15:51:38+00:00

Cornwall community shop celebrates after challenging year

2018-07-24T09:19:34+00:00

September 2016 was a very difficult time for Blisland Community shop and café. On 7 September, the existing Committee stood down and a new Committee made up of locals with business experience was appointed.

Cornwall community shop celebrates after challenging year2018-07-24T09:19:34+00:00