Rural Housing Event – Community Led Housing

Rural Housing Event – Community Led Housing

10:00 -16:00, Tuesday 17th April 2018

Cheriton Bishop Village Hall, Yeoford Road, Cheriton Bishop EX6 6JA


This event is intended to explore a range of Community Led Housing models with a particular focus on Community Land Trusts. Central Government has recently awarded over £5 million to rural Local Authorities in Devon to be used for Community Led affordable housing projects. The event will discuss the issues around Community Led Housing and highlight the benefits of Community Land Trusts in bringing affordable housing forward. We will also visit the Cheriton Bishop CLT site which is now under construction.

Sessions will cover:

  • What is Community Led Housing
  • Proposal for a Devon, Dorset and Somerset Community Housing Hub
  • Details of the Community Led Housing Fund
  • Different models for Community Land Trusts
  • Local Authority and District Councillor views
  • Visit to Cheriton Bishop CLT site

Who should attend
District and County Councillors, Housing Enablers, Land Agents,
Architects, Planners, Developers and other people involved in the promoting and planning of affordable housing schemes

To book your place online visit:

If you would like any further information please phone Sue or Janice on
01392 248919