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  1. Mar 23

    Keep it Local launches today! Help us make a difference

    Locality is a network of nearly 500 member organisations with direct experience of how public services...

    Keep it Local, Local by default, Policy
  2. Mar 21

    How community enterprise is bringing Lisbon’s economy back from disaster

    Derelict buildings are becoming neighbourhood cafes and people from favelas are running IT classes - community enterprise is bringing hope and econimc green shoots to Lisbon

  3. Mar 9

    Tony Armstrong – My Brilliant Moment

    Tony Armstrong, CEO of Locality, talks to the Community Channel about why his first time on stage at a Locality convention was his 'brilliant moment'

  4. Mar 5

    Be the change with help from My Community

    Log on to www.mycommunity.org.uk for information, inspiration, resources, grants, the My Community Network and advice

  5. Feb 19

    We need to work together to encourage commissioners to use social value creatively

    The Social Value Act has had been hailed as having a positive effect, encouraging a more holistic approach to commissioning good value, quality services. Since the legislation was brought in two years ago it has encouraged some commissioners to think of highly innovative ways to secure value through procurement and, where used, it has led to significant cost savings and the delivery of better services.

    Keep it Local, Local by default, Policy
  6. Feb 6

    Payment by Results: Learning from our experience

    Liam Crosby of Community Links on their experiences of working with Payment by Results contracts - and the three things that need fixing with the system.

    Local by default, Policy
  7. Jan 29

    Hard Edges: a view from the ground

    Time and time again our staff become frustrated as we see individuals with real needs being passed from organisation to organisation without receiving any significant service

  8. Jan 8

    Get fit and give back

    Join a community-enterprise owned gym and you can keep fit and give back to your local community at the same time. See our list of top class gyms, pools and sports facilities run by Locality members

    Assets, Enterprise
  9. Dec 15

    Learning from local – we need a new economic model

    Just back from representing Locality at the inaugural meeting of the Global Social Economic ForumĀ (GSEF) meeting...

    Enterprise, Innovation, Social action
  10. Dec 11

    How we have helped Saffron Lane Neighbourhood Council

    In my first few months as CEO at Locality, I visited members across the country to...