Postponement of the 24/02/2020 West Midlands Regional Seminar

Taking into account the current weather & flooding situation across the country we have decided to postpone the West Midlands Regional Seminar which was supposed to take place this upcoming Monday, 24th of February 2020 at Stafford Borough Council.
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(Re)defining Rural Places

(Re)defining Rural Places was held the University of Chester on the 24th of May 2017

Presentations were as follows:

- Jeremy Pickles (Principal Sustainable Communities and Coast Officer at East Riding of Yorkshire Council) Life on the Edge: Managing a Changing Coast

Further information and the video used during the presentation can be found here

- Ian Baker (Small Woodlands Association) - The role of woodlands in (re-)defining places

- John Shepherd (Emeritus Professor of Geography - Birkbeck College) - Do Entrepreneurial Rural Places Exist? A first look at some evidence about Community Interest Companies in Small Towns

- Lois Mansfield (Principal Lecturer - University of Cumbria) - Challenges for the Uplands

The discussion notes from the event can be downloaded here


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