PROJECTS that promote sustainability in the New Forest – especially those encouraging car-free travel – could get grants of up to £50,000 from a new fund.
The Sustainable Communities Fund combines grants schemes for sustainable living and working within the National Park, with grants available for up to 75 per cent of a project’s cost.
Applications are now being accepted from anybody planning to launch or expand a project that supports:
- Cultural heritage
- Awareness of why the New Forest is special
- Engagement of people with the National Park
- Provision of local food and goods
- Reducing carbon emissions in the National Park n Sustainable transport options including cycling facilities.
To find out more visit www.newforestnpa.gov.uk/grants.
For further information call 01590 646634 or email email@example.com.