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  1. Apr 17

    Lisbon communities doing it for themselves

    Local communities in Lisbon are fighting back against cuts and austerity by creating their own thriving enterprises

    Enterprise, Innovation
  2. Apr 17

    Manifest uncertainty

    The main party manifestos are out. So what does it all mean? Read our quick guide to the positives and negatives for community sector.

  3. Apr 13

    Across the Irish Sea

    Tony Armstrong went to visit some development trusts in Northern Ireland doing amazing work to bring change to their communities

    Assets, Enterprise, Innovation, Keep it Local
  4. Apr 1

    Locality membership costs just £75 a year and offers a raft of fantastic benefits.

    Here are our pick of the top five member benefits for spring 2015! 1. Access up to...

  5. Mar 23

    Keep it Local launches! 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
  6. 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

  7. 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'

  8. Mar 5

    Be the change with help from My Community

    Log on to for information, inspiration, resources, grants, the My Community Network and advice

  9. 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
  10. 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