ERIN/Locality Community Rights Event - 17th July 2012
An invaluable overview of community rights
Thought-provoking with ideas to follow up
Today was illuminating. Rarely do I go to events as useful as this!
This is some of the very positive feedback that we received from event delegates. The programme can be downloaded here. Presentations from our local and national speakers and useful links are listed below.
Dave Chapman, Head of Social Action at Locality, gave a detailed overview of the Community right to build and Neighbourhood planning
Heather Heelis from Rendlesham Parish Council talked about their experience of Neighbourhood Planning
Annemarie Naylor, Head of Assets at Locality gave a detailed overview of Community Right to Build and Community Asset Transfer
Cathy Manning, Head of Neighbourhood Development at St Edmundsbury Borough Council talked about their adaptable approach to asset transfer
Nick Bird, Urban Forum gave an overview of the Community Right to Challenge
Leonie McCarthy, Social Inclusion Manager, Peterborough City Council outlined how they are preparing for Community Right to Challenge
Locality has developed the "Mycommunityrights" website which provides lots of information and resources on each of the community rights. An advice helpline is also available via the website, please click here to be directed to the relevant webpage.
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