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Making Rural Settlements Work: Planning and Affordable Housing

The Making Rural Settlements Work: Planning and Affordable Housing seminar was held at Council Chamber, North Yorkshire County Council, County Hall, Northallerton on the 9th February 2016

The days Agenda can be downloaded here

The speakers biographies and contact details can be downloaded here


Presentations were as follows:

- John Heselwood (Policy & Development Manager, Cheshire Community Action) Is neighbourhood planning benefitting rural communities?

* To dowload a copy of the Neighbourhood Planning Map Cheshire Community Action image used in the presentation click here


 - Jackie Cottingham (Coordinator, Faith in Affordable Housing) Using church assets for affordable housing

* To download a copy of the FIAH's 'Using church land and property for affordable housing - A practical guide' click here


 - John Welbank (Founder, Rural Futures) Planning for rural economic development


 - Steve Kemp (Executive Director, OpenPlan) Sustainable place-making


- Group Discussion

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