Posts Tagged ‘rural-communities’

Rural Advocate Visit to Suffolk: Summary of the Visit on Climate Change

posted by CRC | 2 March 2010 at 4:25 am | Comments Off | from the category: Climate Change: A Rural Opportunity, Documents

Summary of the visit by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, to Suffolk.

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Rural Advocate Visit to Staffordshire: Summary of the Visit on Children and Young people

posted by CRC | 2 March 2010 at 4:17 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Summary of the visit by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, to Staffordshire.

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Rural Economies Recession Intelligence: Report 3

posted by CRC | 22 February 2010 at 5:16 am | Comments Off | from the category: Children's Services 0-19

This is the 3rd 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 October 2009 period and looks at young people.

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Welcoming Sport England’s announcement to deliver sporting legacy in rural communities

posted by Owen Thomas | 18 February 2010 at 3:49 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We congratulate the projects which are to benefit from Sport England’s dedicated £10 million fund to promote sport in rural communities.

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Participatory Budgeting

posted by Owen Thomas | 18 February 2010 at 3:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

The CRC is pleased that Participatory Budgeting is being used more and more by local authorities and other public bodies in rural England.

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Rural watchdog urges councils to involve communities in public spending decisions

posted by CRC | 17 February 2010 at 5:59 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Press release – Rural watchdog urges councils to involve communities in public spending decisions

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The Experience of Participatory Budgeting in Rural England

posted by CRC | 17 February 2010 at 5:47 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

A presentation on the findings of the participatory budgeting pilots running in Cornwall, East Devon, Herefordshire, the Isle of Wight, Norfolk, Northumberland and Somerset.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Local Government Information Unit presentation

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 12:49 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Presentation by the Local Government Information Unit for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: EMDA presentation

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 12:40 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Presentation by EMDA for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Centre for Enterprise and Economic Development Research presentation

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 12:08 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Presentation by the Centre for Enterprise and Economic Development Research for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Delegates list

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 11:43 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

A list of delegates from the Economic Well-being Seminar

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Economic Well-being Seminar

posted by Owen Thomas | 16 February 2010 at 10:51 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Organised by the Rural Economies team, the aim of the seminar was to increase understanding of economic well-being and how it can be pursued at a local level, and to explore the relevance of economic well-being and sustainable economic growth to rural areas.

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Promoting sustainable economic well-being – Spreading good practice

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 4:52 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This report, produced by consultants Globe Regeneration and Rural Innovation, is a detailed exploration of economic well-being as a focus of economic policy.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Event summary

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 2:45 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Event summary for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Agenda

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 2:39 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Agenda for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Economic Well-being Seminar: Globe Consultants and Rural Innovation presentation

posted by CRC | 16 February 2010 at 1:16 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Presentation by Globe Consultants and Rural Innovation for the Economic Well-being Seminar.

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Understanding rural communities using social survey data

posted by Owen Thomas | 11 February 2010 at 4:30 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

Rural communities form a fifth of England’s population but rural evidence often seems so difficult to find. As part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science the Commission for Rural Communities (CRC) are running an event that offers a new generation of professionals a fascinating insight into how social survey data produces rural evidence and informs national, regional and local policy debates.The CRC will demonstrate rural analysis techniques. Survey practitioners will showcase examples….

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Integrated Employment and Skills Conference 2010

posted by Owen Thomas | 11 February 2010 at 3:43 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

The CRC will be running two seminars and an exhibition at the Integrating Employment and Skills Conference 2010. The theme for these seminars is ‘Delivering effective employment and skills support to vulnerable rural communities’.

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Cancer patients in rural areas call for more local services

posted by CRC | 9 February 2010 at 5:03 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Press release – Cancer patients in rural areas call for more local services

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Spotlight your local champions: NALC Local Council Awards 2010

posted by Owen Thomas | 9 February 2010 at 3:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is once again running the Local Council Awards, recognising councils, councillors, clerks and workers who are making a real difference in their local community.

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