Defra confirms ACRE Network funding
by Claire McGine, Head of Communications

Defra (the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs) has today confirmed that it will maintain its investment of £2.3m in the ACRE Network for 2015/16.

ACRE chief executive Janice Banks said: “This is good news for ACRE and its nationwide Network of rural community councils. We would like to thank everyone who showed their support for rural communities and the work we do.”