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  • May 18, 2020
    Wellbeing: taking care of yourself, staff and volunteers
    Blogs, General, News, Shop, Uncategorized
    Plunkett Foundation's Community Business Manager, Alison Macklin, shares her advice on wellbeing in light of added pressures caused by...
  • May 6, 2020
    The community that opened its own 'crisis community shop'
    Blogs, General, News, Shop, Uncategorized
    Community shops can sometimes take months, even years, to go from the initial idea to opening the doors. But...
  • May 7, 2020
    £12 million Emergency Support Announced
    General, News, Partner
    New emergency support which aims to help community businesses facing a loss of trading income in light of the...
  • April 29, 2020
    Plunkett Foundation: Save our social enterprises
    Blogs, General, News, Partner
    Plunkett has signed an open letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer calling for action to protect Britain’s social...
  • April 20, 2020
    Business support for dealing with Covid-19
    Blogs, Community pub, Community shop, General, Homepage looping, Pub, Uncategorized
    Plunkett adviser Dave Hollings shares his experiences and advice on business support from the government for dealing with Covid-19.
  • May 19, 2020
    Chance to Chat: weekly group calls for community shops...
    Events, General, Pub, Shop, Webinar
    WEEKLY: Join members of the Plunkett team and other community businesses for a weekly chat.
  • March 18, 2020
    Community pubs helping to tackle loneliness and isolation over...
    General, News, Pub
    Community pubs helping to tackle loneliness and isolation over the festive season.
  • October 3, 2019
    Becoming a winner - the Rural Community Awards
    Awards, Community shop, News, Plunkett Awards, Shop, Uncategorized
    Ahead of the 2019 Rural Community Awards past winners have been reflecting on what their awards mean to them....
  • October 3, 2019
    Becoming an inspiration - the Rural Community Awards
    Awards, Community shop, General, News, Plunkett Awards, Shop, Shops
    It's almost upon us - the Plunkett Foundation's Rural Community Awards 2019 - an annual celebration of the achievements...
  • September 30, 2019
    A visit to Islip village shop with The Prince’s...
    Blogs, Community shop, Shop, Shops
    It was late afternoon in the summer holidays, when we visited to meet with Kate, and volunteers behind the...
  • October 15, 2019
    Community pubs and shops booming against backdrop of closures
    Blogs, Community pub, Community shop, Pub, Pubs, Shop, Shops
    The Plunkett Foundation releases the 2019 ‘Better form of Business Reports’ on Community Pubs and Community ShopsAcross the UK...
  • September 27, 2019
    A visit to Community Shops with The Prince’s Countryside...
    Blogs, Community shop, Shop, Shops
    On the 14th August, a very wet day for the season, Aimee Evans from Plunkett and Helen Fagan, grants...

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