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Help “grow your own” local services

The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) is funded by the European Union (EU) and the Government to support a wide range of activitites in rural areas. The Community And Social Enterprise fund is a £7m funding stream within the RDPE to support voluntary and community organisations to become more self-financing and sustainable through the [...]

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What we need is a map of all the community-based climate change projects

I’ve just come out of another meeting where someone else has said ‘What we need is a map of all the community-based climate change projects’. Now this map isn’t perfect but it’s a start. It came out of research done by ruralnet|uk and the original can be found here (the map contains a lot of information [...]

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