A local charity is searching for Cumbrian communities that want to get together and help each other out. ACTion with Communities in Cumbria (ACT) is launching a new project to support villages and neighbourhoods that want to start up Good Neighbours Schemes.
A raft of
cuts in red tape will make it easier for village halls to be the social heart
of their communities, says ACTion with communities in Cumbria.
major changes to Government regulations on entertainment licensing, which come
fully into force from April 6, have reduced the burden on community buildings
and that village halls now face less paperwork when it comes to putting on the
events, plays, performances and social evenings which pull communities