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

Changes to the Neighbourhood Planning funding and support

The final year of the 2015 -2018 Neighbourhood Planning programme brings two changes to the funding and support that is available. Site allocation now a criteria of complex groups If your group is: undertaking an...

Posted 23 Feb 2017

Community of the Month: Knightstone Housing Association

Pete Davies, Community Empowerment Manager at Knightstone writes about the important work this housing association is doing to not only build homes local people want and need, but also actively empower residents. Creating thriving, empowered communities.  Knightstone...

Posted 17 Feb 2017

Community of the Month: NED Care

North East Dartmoor (NED) Care is a new social enterprise and community-led organisation in Devon set up to meet the care needs of communities – especially older people – in north east Dartmoor. North east...

Posted 31 Jan 2017

NED Care Chagford Show 2016

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