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 [...]
Many rural parish and town councils will be familiar with the challenge of retaining local services such as shops and pubs in their communities.
We are excited to announce that Plunkett will be hosting two events later this year for community businesses to network, learn from each other and hear from experts in the field.
Plunkett Foundation has announced the return of the 'More than a Pub' programme; a new round of support and finance for community groups across England looking to take ownership of their local pub.
We are delighted to have been awarded a grant from The Prince’s Countryside Fund to provide support and training to the UK rural community business sector.
A new guide for community-run post offices has been produced by the Post and Telecoms policy team with the support of Plunkett Foundation and Post Office Ltd.
Rural community projects throughout England, Scotland and Wales could be eligible to receive grants of up to £5,000 from Calor.
Plunkett Foundation is welcoming the appointment of Charlie Luxton in a new ambassador role as part of the charity’s centenary celebrations.