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£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

Rural Community Spirit Celebrated at National Awards Ceremony

2018-12-06T16:06:00+00:00

Community businesses were celebrating with the announcement of this year’s community winners of the Plunkett Foundation’s National Rural Community Ownership Awards.

Rural Community Spirit Celebrated at National Awards Ceremony2018-12-06T16:06:00+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