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The awkward jigsaw of England's boundaries

The awkward jigsaw of England's boundaries | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
Calls for English devolution raise a thorny, age-old question - how might England be broken up into regions?
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I like the idea of a Heptarchy - tho for no sensible reason!

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A to-do list for Brooks Newmark | Richard Caulfield - Networking in the North West | Third Sector blogs

A to-do list for Brooks Newmark | Richard Caulfield - Networking in the North West | Third Sector blogs | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
Brooks Newmark faces a tough job. He has taken over the post just months away from an election and follows the most well known Minister for Civil Society we
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Power to the people: revolutionising Scotland’s political landscape

Power to the people: revolutionising Scotland’s political landscape | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
Commission for Local Democracy on plans to bring power closer to the people
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Enthusiasm for the content of this report is growing by the day.

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Totally Locally Saltaire - More than a shop local campaign

Totally Locally Saltaire - More than a shop local campaign | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
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Totally Locally spreading round the country - power to communities

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Scoop Value Millom, Food Shop Millom - About Us

Scoop Value Millom, for sweets, nuts, cerials, dried fruits, frozen food buy the amount you want - Good food need not cost the EARTH
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Anything similar anywhere else in the country?

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Cities 'should generate energy'

Cities 'should generate energy' | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
Cities should invest in green energy production to compete with the main UK energy suppliers, the IPPR think tank suggests.
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So obvious its laughable. Take the ball away from the big boys and make our city communities resilient.  If Munich can do it then so can any city in UK

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The Real Blog: The next kind of localism will be economic

The Real Blog: The next kind of localism will be economic | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
Both the main engines of devolution under the coalition, the Localism Act and City Deals, have shared the same weakness – they are too often stymied in practice by Whitehall. In the same way, the Treasury stymied an ...
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The “Condition of Britain” and Localism: Why Go Local ...

The “Condition of Britain” and Localism: Why Go Local ... | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
By David Robinson. I have a problem with national political leaders talking about localism. If they don't mention it I wish they would. If they do, I'm suspicious. Why would an ambitious politician fight night and day for high office ...
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DTASMap.pdf

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Scotland's communities increasingly enterprising and resilient?

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▶ 'What Next for Localism?' Conference - YouTube

If you were unable to make our 'What Next for Localism?' conference then you can watch all the highlights of the event. We were joined by a array of speakers...
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Quite a long watch, but you can dip in and out and it is interesting

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What Can Be Done?

What Can Be Done? | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
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The Common Weal in Scotland - full of great ideas for grass roots resilience. * The best ideas very often come from ‘bumping into’ someone. But that needs a place to happen. (I’d) like to see a large (community) cafe-bar or similar opened in each of our cities*

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Build more homes to strengthen families and reduce poverty | Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Build more homes to strengthen families and reduce poverty | Joseph Rowntree Foundation | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
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Simples!!

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A route map to an Enabling State - Carnegie UK Trust

A route map to an Enabling State - Carnegie UK Trust | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
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Thanks to @Jenny_Carnegie at #ppps14 for reminding me of this

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Localism gets Tour de France off to grandest of starts - News stories ...

Localism gets Tour de France off to grandest of starts - News stories ... | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
A local council has used new powers to ensure the Tour de France gets the send-off it deserves in Yorkshire.
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Grassroots Organizers Breathe New Life Into UK's Big Labor - In These Times

Grassroots Organizers Breathe New Life Into UK's Big Labor - In These Times | Community Resilience | Scoop.it
In These Times
Grassroots Organizers Breathe New Life Into UK's Big Labor
In These Times
One of these grassroots initiatives is being led by workers at The Ritzy, a renowned art-house cinema in Brixton, South London.
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