Shearsby Parish Council

Protecting, Connecting, Involving and Representing Shearsby

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Clerk: Helen Denton-Stacey
36 Sherrier Way, Lutterworth
Leics LE17 4NW

Tel: 07734 793986

The Rural Bulletin 6th July

Rural Housing Week 2021
Rural Housing week is here and we'd like to take this opportunity to shine a light on the work of the RSN that focuses on Rural Affordable Housing, along with the work of some of our partner organisations

RSN Responds to DEFRA Recycling Consultation

Net Zero Report Highlights Societal Inequalities in Rural Areas

BT confirms talks with OneWeb over rural broadband coverage

UK to boost rural mobile connectivity

Parish Guide to Affordable Rural Housing

Cash in Rural Areas

North Yorkshire Rural Commission

Levistor secures Government grant to speed up EV charging in rural areas

Shared Rural Network to boost coverage across the United Kingdom

New Report: National Parks and the Climate Emergency

'Boris bus' maker helping to turn rural services electric

Rural Related Politics - An RSN weekly review

Its Rural Housing Week and we are delighted to showcase some of the work that we are doing at the RSN in our feature story. View details here of the Rural Housing Seminar that took place last week and more!

Watch the short video (below) which features our Chief Executive Graham Biggs, along with Kerry Booth, talking about Rural Affordable Housing and the work of the RSN.

Spotlight on Rural Housing - July 2021
A quarterly bulletin facilitated by your membership of the Rural Services Network and produced in partnership with the Rural Housing Alliance
The Spotlight highlights a selection of current rural housing issues and opportunities
Access the July spotlight here.

In Hinterland this week - Local authorities in financial trouble, planning challenges, John Lewis and an interesting diversification agenda, mental health problems for rural mums exacerbated by Covid, archaeological challenges and an interesting new job in Wales.
Read on...

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The latest edition of the Funding Digest can be viewed hereLooking for funding for your local project or community group? This monthly bulletin includes links to various sources of grant funding that you may be able to access!

Read the latest RSN suggested draft responses for key rural consultations and view the latest Government Consultations that may be relevant to rural communities here

Member Insights is the place to discover the statistics that define communities within our membershipVisit the Members Insights here

Find out about our campaign for fairer funding for rural areas here
This includes our work on the Local Government Finance Settlement

This Rural Bulletin is published by the Rural Services Network and brings you a round up of our existing publications in one place.

If you have any comments on the Rural Bulletin, please contact us here.

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 14:57 by Helen Denton-Stacey

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