Links to relevant further reading or news are provided throughout the site, but here we list some key ones for information. Have a useful link to share? Email us!
Here for Hereford - Our People, Our Transport, Our Countryside, Our Hereford - does some excellent work around sustainability and economics that actually works for local people.
Herefordshire Anti-Poverty Alliance - Following the very successful Speaking Up Against Poverty event held in November last year, Herefordshire Anti-Poverty Alliance launched on 20th February 2015 at the Bishops Palace, Hereford. Bringing together people from the voluntary and community sectors all over Herefordshire the Alliance will explore how community led action might prevent and reduce the effects of poverty in our county.
Bulmer Foundation The overarching aim of the Bulmer Foundation is to promote sustainable development and sustainable practices in Herefordshire and beyond.In order to achieve this, the Foundation has four specific aims:
1. To influence public policy.
2. To work alone and with partners to carry out interventions which demonstrate and initiate sustainable development principles and practices
3. To develop staff, Trustees, Associates and other stakeholders in order that they might maximise their full potential
4. To raise awareness of sustainable development through advocacy and education
Political compass - Ever wondered why the main parties all sound the same? Take this test to find out where your own views sit in comparison to the parties. Really interesting! Please share!
Vote for policies - compare what each party promised to do in 2015, and make an informed decision about who to vote for next time.
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