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£6m loan to fund new homes

Shropshire Rural is committed to providing more new homes – meeting the need for more affordable housing and helping to make Shropshire’s villages vibrant places to live and work. In order to finance the building of new homes, the Association is currently in the process of raising £6million and expects to have the funds in […]

Universal Credit – what does it mean for you?

Universal Credit (UC) is being introduced as part of the government’s welfare reforms. It replaces a number of other benefits. Anyone making a new claim for Income Support or the income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance, Housing Benefit or tax credits may need to claim Universal Credit instead. You should still claim any contribution-based […]