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CLT Network Training Event, 11 July 2011 - Cambridge

17th May 2011 By Phil Rose in Community Land Trusts

Introduction to CLTs, 11 July 2011 – SmartLIFE Centre, Cambridge

This practical and authoritative one-day training course on Community Land Trusts organised by the National CLT Network and Foundation East is an introduction to how to set up and run a successful CLT.

The course is ideal for communities wanting to do a CLT as well as local authorities, housing associations, developers, enablers and consultants who are working with communities.


Course outcomes

By the end of the course, delegates will develop a practical understanding of the following:

  • The opportunities for CLTs with the Localism Bill

  • How to engage with communities and enable community-led development

  • The essential steps to setting up a CLT

  • Legal structures and governance

  • Pre-development funding and development finance and funding

  • Partnership opportunities between CLTs and housing associations/developers


Speakers

  • Phil Rose, Foundation East

  • Bob Patterson, Community Finance Solutions

  • Simon Randall, Winckworth Sherwood

  • John Rest, Homes for Wells

  • Dave Smith, East London CLT

  • Anthony Brand, Homes and Communities Agency


Cost

Voluntary organisations: £30

Public/private sector: £139

*25% discount on the above rates for members of the CLT Network *

Venue information

The event will take place at the SmartLIFE Centre, Cambridge. Mini buses have been arranged to pick delegates up from Cambridge Rail Station.

  • About the Author
    Phil Rose

    Phil Rose

    Former Community Land Trust Development Manager