News

All the latest news and updates from across the My Community Network.

Christmas at CHAOS Farm

In the run up to Christmas, My Community held a competition offering £1,000 to the best idea to spread the joy of togetherness and community spirit, bringing people together at what can often be the loneliest...

Posted 06 Jan 2017

More power to neighbourhood plans introduced

More power to neighbourhood plans introduced through ministerial statement which aims to tackle the lack of a five year land supply. Currently national planning policy states that all local planning authorities must have enough land available...

Posted 15 Dec 2016

Top resources for 2016

As we fast approach the end of the year, it’s time to round up the year that was 2016 with our TOP 10 resources! Which reports, guides, toolkits or documents were most popular? Find as...

Posted 13 Dec 2016

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Community of the Month: The Renewal Trust

Cherry Underwood, Trust Executive at The Renewal Trust writes about the nationally recognised community regeneration work this amazing charity has done – working with local communities in St Ann’s, Sneinton and Mapperley, Nottingham. The Renewal Trust...

Posted 12 Dec 2016

#GivingTuesday is…

A global day of giving… Where people from all over the world come together to show the world why it’s good to give… And what is December if it isn’t for giving… You can donate… Local...

Posted 29 Nov 2016

What it means to be a My Community Champion

Rob Andrew, head of Cornwall Council’s localism team, Vice Chair of Feock Parish Council and My Community Champion discusses what it means to be a My Community Champion. So what does being a My Community Champion...

Posted 24 Nov 2016