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Funding from the National Lottery Community Fund comes at just the right time for rural community businesses

2020-11-19T17:27:16+00:00

Funding from the National Lottery Community Fund comes at just the right time for rural community businesses.

Funding from the National Lottery Community Fund comes at just the right time for rural community businesses2020-11-19T17:27:16+00:00

Half of Scots believe COVID-19 is an opportunity to build the Scottish economy back stronger – it’s time to look to alternative business models to achieve this

2020-11-19T16:52:16+00:00

Half of Scots believe COVID-19 is an opportunity to build the Scottish economy back stronger – it’s time to look to alternative business models to achieve this

Half of Scots believe COVID-19 is an opportunity to build the Scottish economy back stronger – it’s time to look to alternative business models to achieve this2020-11-19T16:52:16+00:00

Community spirit powers lockdown emergency delivery service

2020-06-24T12:48:55+00:00

Across the country community businesses have been proving their ability to innovate and be adaptable during the Covid-19 lockdown. Here is the story of a Shropshire community shop which helped the most vulnerable people keep connected and supplied over the twelve weeks that the shop had to close its doors.

Community spirit powers lockdown emergency delivery service2020-06-24T12:48:55+00:00

The community that opened its own ‘crisis community shop’

2020-09-08T15:37:40+00:00

Community shops can sometimes take months, even years, to go from the initial idea to opening the doors. But in Brent Knoll, Somerset, when the coronavirus crisis struck the community decided they needed the shop immediately - and managed to open their 'emergency shop' shop in days.

The community that opened its own ‘crisis community shop’2020-09-08T15:37:40+00:00

James Alcock: There is always more we can do to tackle loneliness

2020-06-23T11:29:38+00:00

Plunektt Foundation chief executive James Alcock marks Loneliness Awareness Week 2020 by considering what more can be done at this time to help those experiencing loneliness.

James Alcock: There is always more we can do to tackle loneliness2020-06-23T11:29:38+00:00

New Programme of Support Now Available in East Anglia

2020-10-23T09:57:14+00:00

Together Hopkins and Plunkett are responding to the current crisis and supporting community businesses across Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and rural Essex to recover and thrive during the Covid-19 lockdown.

New Programme of Support Now Available in East Anglia2020-10-23T09:57:14+00:00

James Alcock: Plunkett will support and fight for community businesses

2020-11-04T12:25:51+00:00

Tomorrow England goes back into lockdown - and though it's not a huge surprise to many, it is not the news any business was hoping for. Plunkett will support and fight for community businesses.

James Alcock: Plunkett will support and fight for community businesses2020-11-04T12:25:51+00:00