East Sussex Rural Partnership: making your own future – 29th September, Robertsbridge Hall

East Sussex’s 4Cs: Culture, community, connections and countryside; our economic secret weapon

Keynote Talk:

England’s Rural Productivity Plan, a national framework for local action

Shirley Trundle CBE, Director, DEFRA


  • Implementing locally DEFRA’s Rural Productivity Plan;
  • South East Local Economic Partnership, Business East Sussex and East Sussex County Council’s economic plans;
  • Making the most of known and emerging funding streams;
  • Very local initiatives to promote employability


Opportunities to accelerate action and growth projects from emerging funds e.g. EAFRD, SELEP funding.


East Sussex Rural Partnership: Programme 29th September 2016

To book a place

This meeting will take place between 2.00pm and 4.30pm on Thursday the 29th September at Robertsbridge Village Hall.

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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.”