East Sussex Rural Partnership: making your own future – 19th January 2017, Barcombe Village Hall

Community led planning, housing, design and infrastructure

Keynote Talk:

Communities of place, a place for community; the need for local leadership

Jeremy Leggett, CEO Action in rural Sussex


  • What housing do people in rural communities need; what is available?;
  • Building infrastructure to enable communities and businesses to thrive;
  • Bringing benefit to the local economy – the ‘leaky bucket’ analogy;
  • Tapping in to local expertise and building on our social capital


Opportunities to accelerate the take up of Neighbourhood Planning and collaborate over infrastructure development using CIL and other funding opportunities.


See see a copy of the programme please click the following link:

East Sussex Rural Partnership 19th January 2017

To book a place

This meeting will take place between 2.00pm and 4.30pm on Thursday the 19th January at Barcombe Village Hall.

To book a place please use the Eventbrite link below:

If you experience any problems or have any further questions in relation to the event please contact us on events@ruralsussex.org.uk or on 01273 473422

“Supporting rural communities in Sussex to be vibrant and diverse places in which to live and work.”