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Connected Communities Fund

The Connected Communities Fund will work with around 20  innovations (both through the early stage ideas track and the growing great ideas track) that mobilise the time and talents of people throughout the lifecourse, to support people and places to … Continue reading

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The Community Life Survey Results Published

The Community Life Survey is an annual survey of trends and developments in social action and community empowerment. The survey was carried out with adults (over 16) in England and looks at community cohesion and engagement. You can find a … Continue reading

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Vulnerable Customer Workshops

This autumn Western Power Distribution (WPD) and Regen will be running two sessions for community groups on how you can collaborate with WPD to support vulnerable customers.  Participants will receive an information pack on engaging vulnerable groups with the Priority Services Register (PSR), smart energy, smart … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Comic Relief’s Core Strength – Local Communities Grants Programme Opens This programme offers grants to help cover the day to day costs of small locally led and based voluntary and community sector groups that are doing ‘much needed’ work in … Continue reading

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Postcode Lottery Funds

Postcode Community Trust – Community Grants Opens for Round 2 Round two funding is focused on projects that enhance community cohesion through activities that bring people together and enhance a community’s identity as well as projects that improve the overall … Continue reading

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Keep Our Communities Moving!

At the beginning of August 2017 the Department for Transport sent out a letter which could have major implications for charities, community groups and public bodies that provide transport for their service users. The “Keep Our Communities Moving” campaign means … Continue reading

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Big Lottery Fund Updates Guidance For Awards For All (England)

The Big Lottery Fund offers grants of between £300 and £10,000 to voluntary and community organisations, schools and statutory bodies in order to help improve local communities and the lives of people most in need. To be eligible for funding … Continue reading

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Shropshire Views Sought For National Rural Resident Survey

Shropshire Council is encouraging local residents to make their voices heard at national level, by completing a short online survey into the views of rural people on a number of issues. The survey is being carried out by the Rural … Continue reading

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SATH – Working In Partnership Event

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust (SATH) would like to thank all those who attended the Working in Partnership Event on Friday 19th May.  As a Trust they found it really useful to start a dialogue with local organisations, about how … Continue reading

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The Christmas Tree Collection

Once the Christmas and New Year parties are over and the presents unwrapped, it’s easy to forget about the Christmas tree which was so lovingly decorated and took pride of place in the living room. But with over 8 million … Continue reading

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