On going work with Community Asset Transfer in Birmingham

Community Asset Transfer…”There are risks but they can be minimised and managed – there is plenty of experience to draw on. The secret is all parties working together” (The Quirk Review – “Making Assets Work”) It is hoped that this website will act as a support and guide  for both public agency staff and community organisations to […]

Hutton Hall Community Centre, Washwood Heat

Photo of Hutton Hall Celebration Event by Podnosh UPDATE jan 14 – unfortunately Hutton Hall has been taken back into the city council following  a number of difficulties with the community organisation who were the preferred community partner. There is always going to be an element of risk with CAT  but lessons have been learnt and […]

Iain Neville on why Advantage West Midlands is involved in community asset transfer

Iain Neville is Head of Economic Inclusion at the West Midlands regional development agency – Advantage West Midlands.    He spoke to us at the conference held on March 26th 2010 to share what has been learnt in the Birmingham pilots with local authorities and community groups from around the region. You can listen to his […]