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Cheshire Community Action has been serving Cheshire, Halton and Warrington for over 80 years, helping to develop sustainable and vibrant rural communities where people want to live and work.
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To this end, we are involved with a wide range of projects and issues, all of which are becoming increasingly important as the quality of rural life, and the services provided for rural communities, come increasingly under threat.
Cheshire Community Action is one of 38 Rural Community Councils of England. Since the 1930s the work of Rural Community Councils has expanded to include most issues that touch rural areas.
As of the 19th of October 2915, CCA will be operating from a new office. The details are as follows: Queens House Annexe, Queens Road, Chester CH1 3BQ 01244 400222
Posted by Chris on October 16th
Cheshire Community Action's car scheme, which operates in the Chester area, provides transport to passengers who may be older, have a disability, or struggle to access public transport where they live. It provides affordable transport to passengers who need to visit family, friends, shops, doctors, dentists and hospital...
Posted by Sue Conway on May 27th
Government plans for faster broadband threaten to impose an unfair cost on rural residents, says the Rural Services Network. The warning is contained in response to a broadband consultation by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. The DCMS consultation is seeking views on a new broadband Universal Service Obligation ...
Posted by Chris on April 25th
THE GREAT POTTERY THROW DOWN IS BACK! BBC Two contest The Great Pottery Throw Down is returning in 2016 and the production team are currently looking for the next batch of great amateur to early career potters to take part. Perhaps you aspire to become a full-time professional? Or, are...
Posted by Chris on March 22nd
The First Communities in Cheshire East to Pass their Neighbourhood Plans Referendums On Thursday 10th March registered voters in Bunbury and Brereton gave their approval to the Neighbourhood Plans in both areas by voting a majority ‘yes’ in referendum. Both Bunbury and Brereton achieved a 96% ‘yes’...
Posted by Chris on March 14th
New Neighbourhood Planning Roadmap Guidance Released This week, Locality is relaunching its guide to Neighbourhood Planning - with a new design and updated content. This guide is for all those involved in, or thinking about, producing a Neighbourhood Plan, and for those who are just curious to find out...
Posted by Chris on March 10th
Rural Tourism and Connectivity Wednesday 16th March 2016, 1:00-4:00PM Tatton Park, Knutsford, WA16 6QN Limited spaces - to register a place please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org WHAT TO EXPECT: Nicola Said, Marketing Cheshire: How tourist information websites can promote your business. Brendan Flanagan and Richard Milkins Visitor Economy Team...
Posted by Chris on March 7th
A £2.23m Defra support package enabled rural communities to lever in additional funding of £9.03m to benefit local residents Published by the rural charity Action with Communities in Rural England, the Making a Difference report assesses the impact of Defra funding to the ACRE...
Posted by Chris on February 24th
New planning guidance emphasises importance of housing evidence to Neighbourhood Planning Changes to planning guidance have placed additional emphasis on the importance of local housing needs to the neighbourhood planning process. New paragraphs were added to the UK government's National Planning Practice Guidance (NPPG) last week clarifying that, in...
Posted by Chris on February 23rd
Rural entrepreneurs and housebuilders in England will have the opportunity to provide ideas on how the planning system can better support rural life, making it simpler for them to expand their businesses and to build much needed new homes. The move comes as the government launches a planning review to...
Posted by Chris on February 23rd
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