Bamford and Hope Valley

Links

Here are links to a number of organisations that provide help or advice on the purchase and running of community pubs, either via information on their website, or through direct contact.

The Plunkett Foundation
The Plunkett Foundation has been helping rural communities through co-operatives and community-ownership to take control of the issues affecting them since 1919.
http://www.plunkett.co.uk

The Pub is the Hub
Pub is the Hub provides advice to rural pubs and licensees who are thinking of broadening their range of services to match community priority needs with additional services, which can be provided by the local pub.
http://www.pubisthehub.org.uk/

A case study about The Anglers Rest
http://www.pubisthehub.org.uk/case-study/the-anglers-rest/

Power to Change
The Power to Change is an independent charitable trust set up in January 2015 to support, develop and grow community business across England.
http://www.thepowertochange.org.uk/

A case study about The Anglers Rest
http://www.thepowertochange.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Bamford-case-study-July-20151.pdf

Co-operatives UK

Co-operatives UK is the national body that campaigns for co-operation and works to promote, develop and unite co-operative enterprises. They provide resources for co-operatives, in particular around governance, finance and legal issues.
http://www.uk.coop/

Community Shares Unit
The Community Shares Unit provides guidance on running community share offers.
http://www.communityshares.org.uk/

Locality
Locality is the national network of ambitious and enterprising community-led organisations, working together to help neighbourhoods thrive.
http://locality.org.uk

HM Revenue & Customs
Information about the Enterprise Investment Scheme
http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/eis/

Information about the Social Investment Tax Relief scheme
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/social-investment-tax-relief-factsheet