Posts Tagged ‘Economics and finance’

Our reactions to Budget 2010

posted by CRC | 24 June 2010 at 8:30 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Yesterday’s budget statement from the Chancellor of the Exchequer included several important measures for rural communities.

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Rural Economies Recession Intelligence: Report 11

posted by CRC | 20 January 2010 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | from the category: Documents, The Credit Crunch and Recession

This is the 11th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers up to the end of 2009 and looks at the impact of the recession on rural businesses.

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Rural economies empowerment summit agenda

posted by CRC | 3 November 2009 at 12:53 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the agenda for the summit on Monday 9 November 2009

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Q&As

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 11:53 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Q&As from the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Facilitated Session notes

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 11:47 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Notes for the facilitated sessions at the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Speech by Philip Roberts, AWM

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 11:30 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Philip Roberts, Rural Partnerships Director, Advantage West Midlands, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Presentation by Peter Pawsey

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 11:14 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Peter Pawsey, Executive Chairman, Rural Regeneration Zone, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – A guide to UK Talentmap

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 11:00 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

A guide to UK Talentmap, to accompany the speech by Paul McKelvie, Head of Engagement, UK Talentmap, UK Commission for Employment and Skills, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Presentation by Paul McKelvie, UK Talentmap

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 10:56 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Paul McKelvie, Head of Engagement, UK Talentmap, UK Commission for Employment and Skills, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Speech by Mark Turner, BIS

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 10:16 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Mark Turner, Head of Access to Finance Policy, BIS, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment – Speech by Andrew Morgan, EMDA

posted by CRC | 20 October 2009 at 10:04 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Andrew Morgan, EMDA, to the Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment event, 11 September 2009.

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Rural Housing

posted by CRC | 19 October 2009 at 11:31 am | Comments Off | from the category: News, The Credit Crunch and Recession

We’ve submitted the 9th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession. Our briefings help inform his contribution to the National Economic Council, which meets to consider impacts of the recession and recovery measures.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 10

posted by CRC | 19 October 2009 at 11:08 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents, The Credit Crunch and Recession

This is the 10th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the September 2009 period.

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Our response to CLG’s ‘Local Economic Assessments: Draft statutory guidance’

posted by CRC | 15 October 2009 at 3:18 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Our response to CLG’s ‘Local Economic Assessments: Draft statutory guidance’.

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Re-Skilling for Recovery in your Region Conference

posted by CRC | 8 October 2009 at 4:06 am | 1 comment | from the category: Events

Roger Turner, head of our Rural Economies programme, will be speaking at the ‘Re-Skilling for Recovery in your Region’ Conference about making welfare work for rural England.

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Help inform our next regular recession report focussing on the impacts on business performance

posted by CRC | 24 September 2009 at 3:08 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

IFor our next regular recession report, we’re looking at the impact of recession on business performance. Our last business performance report in January found: an increasing deterioration of businesses across rural England heavy reliance of rural businesses on finance secured on mortgage lending, overdrafts and credit card borrowing high visibility of major retail closures in market towns In this second report on business performance we would like to…

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Drive to push investment to heart of rural England

posted by CRC | 10 September 2009 at 2:26 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

Rural and business leaders will be coming together at our ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment’ summit tomorrow to examine the full impact of the recession on rural communities and explore ways of driving business investment right to the heart of rural England.

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Rural Economies Investment Summit – have you booked your place?

posted by CRC | 11 August 2009 at 5:38 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

With a month to go before our ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment’ summit in Rugby on 11 September, speakers from national, regional and local levels are lined up to describe their experiences and plans for investing in businesses, employees, and places across the rural Midlands.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 9

posted by CRC | 21 July 2009 at 9:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 9th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the June 2009 period.

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CRC 105 – Rural Money Matters: A support guide to rural financial inclusion

posted by CRC | 30 June 2009 at 12:44 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Financial Inclusion, News

This guide is designed to help local authorities and their local strategic partnership members understand, identify and tackle financial exclusion in rural areas.

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