Following the release of the LGA report ‘Health and wellbeing in rural areas’ last weekend, this blog looks at how the ACRE Network is supporting communities to identify and respond to local need.
Archive of: Rural Issues
A free, practical guide to help rural communities protect themselves from flooding has been launched by ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
Community transport schemes need an injection of cash and volunteers if they are to meet growing demand, leading rural network ACRE has warned.
A new report on housing policy which highlights the challenges faced by rural communities has been welcomed by leading rural network ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
An independent review of the Government’s approach to ‘rural proofing’ policy has been welcomed by leading rural network ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
The next Government is being urged to invest in alternative solutions for the isolated rural communities left behind by the national rollout of superfast broadband by BDUK.
Leading rural network ACRE has called on the next Government to deliver a fair deal for rural communities in its newly launched 2015 manifesto.
Changes to housing policy announced by the Government will have a devastating effect on affordable homes for rural families, ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) said today.
It strikes me that hosting an annual conference has a lot in common with Christmas; months of organisation and anticipation, leading up to one frenetic day, punctuated – hopefully – by a thought-provoking speech.