Monthly Archives - June 2013

Stagecraft supports Plunkett Foundations efforts

The Plunkett Foundation’s aims of helping rural communities to set up shops in the face of a decline in village services, is being supported by leading shopfit business Stagecraft. The foundation supports communities to set up a range of co-operative and community initiatives, from pubs to land-based enterprises and fishing co-operatives to farming enterprises. To date, the foundation has helped open 311 community-owned shops: this against a background of 70 per cent of villages having no shop with an estimated 400 [...]