About Us

Creative Rural Communities is team of regeneration officers, led by Principal Rural Regeneration Officer Phil Chappell


The team deliver the projects developed by the Local Action Group (LAG)


The Local Action Group consists of a range of local people who decide where funding from Creative Rural Communities can make the most difference to the local *rural community


The current membership includes Voluntary Sector, Private Sector and Public Sector organisations.


*We support these rural communities

Rural Vale MAP



The Local Development Strategy (LDS)

The Local Development Strategy is written by the LAG and governs and prioritises their work.


Local Development Strategy 2014 - 202