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Plunkett calls for a new rural strategy as part of the Rural Coalition

2019-11-13T10:17:31+00:00

The Rural Coalition is an alliance of thirteen national organisations who have come together with a shared vision of a living, working countryside.

Plunkett calls for a new rural strategy as part of the Rural Coalition2019-11-13T10:17:31+00:00

Community shops, pubs, farms and a woodland among Plunkett awards finalists

2019-11-07T15:42:08+00:00

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.

Community shops, pubs, farms and a woodland among Plunkett awards finalists2019-11-07T15:42:08+00:00

Health and wellbeing benefits of woodlands revealed in new report

2019-10-31T09:19:40+00:00

Forests and woodlands are bringing wide benefits in education, health and wellbeing to individuals and whole communities according to a report published today.

Health and wellbeing benefits of woodlands revealed in new report2019-10-31T09:19:40+00:00

Book your place now for Plunkett’s major Community Business Networking Event in Leeds

2019-10-22T08:24:13+00:00

13.11.19 Community business groups across the north of England have the opportunity to share their experiences and benefit from practical training at a key networking event coming up in Leeds.

Book your place now for Plunkett’s major Community Business Networking Event in Leeds2019-10-22T08:24:13+00:00

Becoming a winner – the Rural Community Awards

2019-10-03T21:24:28+00:00

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, [...]

Becoming a winner – the Rural Community Awards2019-10-03T21:24:28+00:00

Becoming an inspiration – the Rural Community Awards

2019-10-03T20:38:25+00:00

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 [...]

Becoming an inspiration – the Rural Community Awards2019-10-03T20:38:25+00:00

Book your place now for Plunkett’s ambitious Community Business Networking Event in Somerset

2019-10-10T13:25:24+00:00

Community business groups are invited to book their place at Plunkett event which promises speed networking, practical training sessions and discussions on topical issues.

Book your place now for Plunkett’s ambitious Community Business Networking Event in Somerset2019-10-10T13:25:24+00:00

Search for the most inspiring rural community businesses of 2019 begins!

2019-07-22T15:40:17+00:00

Plunkett launches seventh national awards ceremony which will showcase the most inspiring enterprises owned and run by rural communities across the UK.

Search for the most inspiring rural community businesses of 2019 begins!2019-07-22T15:40:17+00:00