Posts Tagged ‘rural-communities’

Rural proofing: Making the right decisions

posted by CRC | 20 February 2009 at 3:01 am | 1 comment | from the category: Rural Proofing

At our recent Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation summit, Hilary Benn spoke of his continuing commitment to working with us to support rural communities.

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Rural Proofing: Making the right decisions

posted by CRC | 20 February 2009 at 2:34 am | Comments Off | from the category: Rural Proofing

Our statement welcoming Hilary Benn’s continuing commitment to working with us to support rural communities.

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Our Response to Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Big thinking’ Consultation on Future Funding Programmes

posted by CRC | 19 February 2009 at 12:07 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Our response to Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Big thinking’ Consultation on Future Funding Programmes.

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Rural Advocate Visit to Alston Moor: Summary of the Visit on Broadband Provision in Rural Areas

posted by CRC | 19 February 2009 at 11:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Summary of the visit by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, to Alston Moor in Cumbria.

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Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Big thinking’ consultation

posted by CRC | 19 February 2009 at 2:49 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’ve responded to Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Big thinking’ consultation which is helping shape their future funding policies for 2009-15.

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What’s the future for rural transport?

posted by CRC | 17 February 2009 at 2:46 am | Comments Off | from the category: Rural Transport

Nicola Lloyd, our Director of Analysis, has written about what the future might hold for rural transport in the latest issue of the Social Research Association’s e-bulletin.

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Social Research Association Article: Research from the Commission for Rural Communities

posted by CRC | 17 February 2009 at 2:13 am | Comments Off | from the category: Rural Transport

Nicola Lloyd, our Director of Analysis, has written about our research for the February 2009 issue of the Social Research Association’s e-bulletin.

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Our Response to ‘Chemotherapy Services in England, ensuring quality and safety’

posted by CRC | 16 February 2009 at 4:54 am | Comments Off | from the category: Healthcare in Rural Areas

Our response to the National Chemotherapy Advisory Group’s consultation ‘Chemotherapy Services in England, ensuring quality and safety’.

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Rural Money Guidance Seminar: Presentation by the FSA

posted by CRC | 12 February 2009 at 12:33 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Presentation by Warren Davis and Helen Micklewright of the FSA about their Money Guidance Pathfinder.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation Summit – Speeches by Stuart Burgess

posted by CRC | 12 February 2009 at 11:02 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Opening and closing speeches to the ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation’ Summit by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation – Presentations

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 9:42 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This document includes all the presentations from our recent Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation summit.

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We want your views and experiences for our inquiry into the future for England’s upland communities

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

We calling for your evidence to help inform our wide-ranging inquiry into he future for England’s upland communities

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CRC 91 – Inquiry into the future for England’s upland communities

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 4:34 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This leaflet introduces our inquiry into the future for England’s upland communities.

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Press Release – ‘Public views sought as rural watchdog says uplands deserve an upbeat future’

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 4:10 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Press release to accompany the call for evidence for our inquiry into the future for England’s upland communities.

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Working in 21st Century Rural England: A Scoping Study

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 3:46 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This scoping study was commissioned to inform our Working in 21st Century Rural England project ,and to help identify the rural groups that find it most difficult to move into, remain and progress in employment and describe and to evaluate their current pathways into work.

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Government responds to Rural Advocate’s report on releasing the economic potential of rural areas

posted by CRC | 9 February 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

Hilary Benn, the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, has delivered the Government’s response to the report by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate on ‘England’s rural areas: steps to releasing their economic potential’.

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Can you help us identify examples of sustainable economic wellbeing?

posted by CRC | 9 February 2009 at 3:38 am | 1 comment | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

We want your examples of projects which have contributed to improved sustainable economic well being in rural areas.

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Achieving Improved Sustainable Economic Well Being: Call for examples of best practice

posted by CRC | 9 February 2009 at 2:19 am | Comments Off | from the category: Economic Wellbeing

Call for examples to help inform our project to produce a series of case studies to identify and share good practice around projects which have contributed to improved sustainable economic well being.

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Releasing the innovative potential of rural economies

posted by CRC | 5 February 2009 at 9:35 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Our joint event with The Northern Way and the northern RDAs is focusing on how innovation in rural areas can be encouraged to help drive stronger rural economies.

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Working in 21st Century Rural England

posted by CRC | 4 February 2009 at 12:44 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Our work

We’re working on a project assessing how far Government employment and skills programmes meet the needs of vulnerable rural residents in helping them into work, remain in work and progress in work.

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