Posts Tagged ‘rural-communities’

CRC 63 – State of the Countryside: Land and Environment

posted by CRC | 10 July 2008 at 1:21 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Part 4: Land and Environment section of the State of the Countryside 2008 report.

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A Rural Diagnosis: healthcare in rural areas

posted by CRC | 9 July 2008 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | from the category: News

Jean Scott, Senior Policy Advisor in our Rural Services team, has been interviewed for an article in the latest NFU Countryside magazine. The article reflects on the 60th anniversary of the NHS and the Darzi review and the challenges facing healthcare for rural communities.

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A Rural Diagnosis – NFU Countryside article

posted by CRC | 9 July 2008 at 12:08 pm | Comments Off | from the category: News

Jean Scott, Senior Policy Advisor in our Rural Services: team, has been interviewed for an article in the latest NFU Countryside magazine. The article reflects on the 60th anniversary of the NHS and the Darzi review and the challenges facing healthcare for rural communities.

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CRC 63 – State of the Countryside 2008

posted by CRC | 9 July 2008 at 4:37 am | Comments Off | from the category: State of the countryside

State of the countryside 2008 provides a comprehensive description of social, economic and environmental conditions and changes across rural England, highlighting the main challenges and future trends for government and other organisations. 

This report is the  tenth in the series so we’re taking the opportunity to consider the changes taking place in rural England, looking…

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Launch of State of the Countryside 2008

posted by CRC | 8 July 2008 at 10:44 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

We’ll be launching the State of the Countryside 2008 report at a debate exploring the economic, social and environmental trands in the countryside over the last decade. This year’s main theme will be the growing inequality and diversity in the countryside.

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University of Gloucestershire Summer Seminar – Speech by Crispin Moor on Participatory Budgeting

posted by CRC | 8 July 2008 at 2:40 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Speech by Crispin Moor, Director of our Whitehall office, to the University of Gloucestershire summer seminar, 9 July 2008.

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Rural areas need regenerating too

posted by CRC | 4 July 2008 at 3:04 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Trevor Cherrett, Specialist Advisor in our Sustainable Rural Communities in the 21st Century team, has written an article for the latest edition of BURA magazine.

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Rural Advocate visit: ‘Growing up in 21st Century Rural England’ – child poverty and disadvantage

posted by CRC | 3 July 2008 at 8:48 am | Comments Off | from the category: Children's Services 0-19

Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate,is visiting Norfolk to visit a range of projects which will highlight the challenges and successes of working with disadvantaged children in rural England.

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CRC 74 – England’s rural areas: steps to release their economic potential – Summary

posted by CRC | 1 July 2008 at 4:09 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

This summary report describes the huge contribution rural areas make to the national economy and proposes some substantive and innovative ways further potential can be released.

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Achieving Rural Devolution, The Role of Rural Councillors – MJ Article

posted by CRC | 27 June 2008 at 11:27 am | Comments Off | from the category: Strengthening the Role of Local Councillors

Cicera Pope, of our Rural Governance team, has written this article for MJ magazine about how devolved decision making can help rural councillors become primary ‘change agents’ for their communities.

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Parish and Town Councils at the heart of community empowerment

posted by CRC | 27 June 2008 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | from the category: Strengthening the Role of Local Councillors

We’re encouraging parish and town councils to play an increasingly dynamic and influential role in local government.

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Rural Advocate welcomes UK Renewable Energy Strategy Consultation

posted by CRC | 27 June 2008 at 4:17 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, welcomes the launch of BERR’s UK Renewable Energy Strategy Consultation

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‘Our NHS, Our Future: a rural response’ – Our evidence to Lord Darzi’s NHS Review

posted by CRC | 22 June 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

We’ve put together a dossier of evidence in response to the NHS Next Stage Review, to provide the NHS, central government and regional & local service providers with a greater understanding and delivery of better healthcare services in rural areas.

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CRC 64 – The Rural Advocate – Our NHS, Our Future: a rural response – film

posted by CRC | 20 June 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

This short film follows the Rural Advocate, Stuart Burgess, as he investigates healhcare provision in rural areas. The film is part of our dossier of evidence in response to the NHS Next Stage Review.

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Challenging Boundaries: Social Policy Association Conference 2008

posted by CRC | 19 June 2008 at 11:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

We’ve contributed to a paper on ‘Measuring Inequality in Rural England’ for this year’s Social Policy Association Conference.

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Our response to BERR and CLG’s consultation ‘Prosperous Places’

posted by CRC | 19 June 2008 at 10:54 am | Comments Off | from the category: Rural Proofing

Our response to BERR and CLG’s consultation ‘Prosperous Places: Taking forward the Review of Sub-National Economic Development and Regeneration’

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Sink or Swim – local councils face the future

posted by CRC | 19 June 2008 at 9:38 am | Comments Off | from the category: Strengthening the Role of Local Councillors

We’re supporting this event investigating the opportunities and threats confronting the local council sector.

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Our response to BERR and CLG’s consultation ‘Prosperous Places’

posted by CRC | 19 June 2008 at 3:07 am | Comments Off | from the category: Rural Proofing

We’ve responded to BERR and CLG’s consultation ‘Prosperous Places: Taking forward the Review of Sub-National Economic Development and Regeneration’

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ACRE Rural Life Conference – Speech by Crispin Moor on Participatory Budgeting

posted by CRC | 18 June 2008 at 2:41 am | Comments Off | from the category: Strengthening the Role of Local Councillors

Speech by Crispin Moor, Director of our Whitehall office, to the ACRE Rural Life Conference, 12 & 13 June.

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Rural Advocate visit to Wiltshire

posted by CRC | 17 June 2008 at 11:19 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, will be visiting Wiltshire to see “the other side to Wiltshire” , during a two-day visit hosted by Devizes-based Community First.

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