The Government’s response to a recent select committee report reveals there is still much work to be done to ensure a fair deal for rural communities, ACRE said today.
More than 60 village halls have undergone facelifts over the past five years thanks to a unique loan fund managed by ACRE (Action with communities in Rural England).
Two free, practical guides to help rural communities keep warm and cut bills this winter have been launched by ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
Rural communities have continued to suffer a raw deal in the ‘piecemeal’ roll-out of the broadband project across the UK, leading rural network ACRE said today.
Heating oil users are being urged to save money by stocking up early before winter in a joint campaign backed by ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
The ‘bedroom tax’ will lead to the break-up of rural communities who are bearing the brunt of benefit cuts, a leading rural network has warned.
A 20-strong Chinese delegation arrives in Cirencester on Thursday (August 8) to find out how communities tackle poverty and deprivation in rural England.
Rural communities need hands-on help from expert organisations to tackle mounting problems – from cuts in healthcare and transport to the lack of broadband and affordable housing, ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) has warned.
Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) has appointed Janice Banks as its new chief executive to take the charity forward following its restructure earlier this year.
A practical guide for communities who want to generate their own clean, green power has been launched by national charity ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).