News November 2019

Posted: November 11th 2019



Alongside the Rural Services Partnership we are holding our AGM on 3 December in London. If you would like to come along and hear Professor Richard Parish our Chair set out our achievements and plans to date please come along. There will be a chance to meet other like minded organisations and have a very nice free lunch!! Please contact: if you would like to join us.


We’re now up to approaching members with representatives across the whole of England. We have set ourselves a new stretch target of 100 for the end of the financial year in March.


Progress is moving forward with our three action research initiatives around: community pharmacy, dispensing doctors and a novel approach to GP accreditation. If you would like to know more let us know via our research lead Kay Purle: We are now also beginning to move forward with our Rural Health Proofing toolkit and again more information about progress is available through Kay.

Funding and Grants 

If you would like more information about the latest sources of funding identified by Kay please contact Kay Purle:

Parliamentary Inquiry

The announcement of the General Election had led us to postpone our next session on systems. We anticipate that we will be back on track after Christmas and will make people aware of the dates for the next few sessions once 2020 kicks in.