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Rural Enterprise

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Community First has become a lead organisation in the support of village retailing and rural business and enterprise in Wiltshire and Swindon and more recently across the South West region. The variety ...

Community Services

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Community First both offers and supports services for communities. We offer services such as competitive group insurance for Village Halls and Parish Councils, provide a bulk oil buying service as ...

Jennie Lane

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Jennie Lane, Village Halls Insurance Co-ordinator ...

Helen Cotter

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Helen Cotter, Village Hall & Community Buildings Advisor ...

Energy Efficiency Measures

Created on 25 June 2014. Posted in Uncategorised

... heat pumps. Recent energy efficiency projects in Wiltshire village halls and community buildings have focused on: Draught-proofing Lighting Improved heating controls Water Heating Ventilation ...

Bishopstone Village Hall, Salisbury

Created on 30 May 2014. Posted in Energy Efficiency Measures

  This hall was built in 1886 and has had some improvements over the years. However users often complained about the poor facilities and, as a result the hall was losing custom.  A phased programme ...

Market Lavington Community Hall

Created on 30 May 2014. Posted in Energy Efficiency Measures

This hall was built to replace the old hall in the village in 2007. The parish was able to fundraise enough to build an exemplar hall to meet the needs of the community and use renewable energy. The ...

Energy Efficiency for Village Halls and Community Buildings

Created on 30 May 2014. Posted in Energy Efficiency

Background Over several years the Village Halls Advice Service has provided information and support to management committees of village halls and community buildings on projects to improve energy ...

Village Shops and Community Retailing

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Rural Enterprise

Community First provides proactive and expert advice and support to both social enterprise community shop groups and independent village shop keepers in Wiltshire and Swindon. Helping retailers improve ...

Rural Enterprise

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Rural Enterprise

... First is seeking to support communities make use of their remaining community assets and turn them into viable concerns. These could be village halls, redundant school buildings, churches, reading rooms, ...

Store is the Core

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Rural Enterprise

Stores is the Core is a programme designed specifically to support village and rural retailers; ‘helping them thrive’. The programme which was first piloted in 2008 has helped many retailers across the ...

Post Point

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Rural Enterprise

... and retailers to set-up an alternative postal services (Post Point) solution providing many of the services offered by former village Post Offices. The Post Point concept was first piloted by a community ...

Landfill Communities Fund

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Grants and Funding

... of successful projects include: Village Halls & Community Centres Public recreation grounds / play areas Community-run Sports & Leisure facilities Restoration of public access to facilities Cycle ...

Village Hall Insurance

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Community Services

Community First has been representing Zurich in the provision of insurance for village halls for a number of years. We have teamed up with Community Action Suffolk and Community Lincs and under the banner ...

Parish Council Insurance

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Community Services

... further information, or to receive a no obligation quote, please contact Jess Emery at the contact details shown. Follow this link for information on Community First's insurance scheme for Village Halls ...

Consultancy

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Community Services

... planning - Village retailing - Financial planning - Local food supply chains Category specific assignments: - Transport - Rural Housing - Community Enterprise - Community Shops WHO WE ARE CF Consultancy ...

Village Halls

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Community Development

The Village Hall Advisory Service (VHAS) assists Village Hall and Community Building (including Scout huts, church halls etc.) committees throughout Wiltshire and Swindon by providing a comprehensive information, ...

Community Led Planning

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Community Development

... of the development plan for your area. For more information see: http://mycommunityrights.org.uk/ Village Design Statements A Village or Town Design Statement (VDS) is a practical tool to help influence ...

Our Services

Created on 03 June 2013. Posted in Our Services

Community First offers a wide range of services to communities across Wiltshire and Swindon.  From supporting village halls and community buildings to providiing advice and information to groups hoping ...