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RCN BLOG

RCN responds to issues facing rural communities in a series of blogs.

If you have any comments or concerns on these issues please get in touch.

UK Shared Prosperity Fund

some detail at last but not much! Aidan Campbell RCN Policy Officer blogs on the latest detail announced on the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak recently revealed some detail on the UK Shared ...

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Project Stratum Blog

Last week saw the long-awaited announcement of the award of the Project Stratum tender by the Economy Minister to fibre broadband provider Fibrus. In a nutshell Fibrus has been awarded a 165M contract to bring fibre broadband to 76,000 ...

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#RuralHomesNI

HOME noun1. a house, apartment, or other shelter that is the usual residence of a person, family, or household.2. the place in which one's domestic affections are centredWhat does the word home mean to you? To me it means ...

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#NoOneLeftBehind

Rural Urban digital divide As an organisation working across rural Northern Ireland, RCN is all too aware of the inequalities experienced by rural communities. We fully welcomed the introduction of the Rural Needs Actin 2016 and we saw ...

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Creating Conversations Around Palliative & End of Life Care

The sixth annual Palliative Care Week coordinated by All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) is taking place from 8 to 14 September 2019. The week aims to raise awareness of the difference palliative care can make ...

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