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The Diverse Regeneration Company has successfully supported many rural businesses, farms, forestry, tourism and community projects with over £15million of grant funding since 2005.  Below you will find all the latest news & information on current funding opportunities.  Scroll down!

If you need help with applications for any of these funding programmes please get in touch.  We are the experts!

New – Devon Elevation Fund

New – Farming Equipment and Technology Fund

Join our team! Farming Consultants

New – Farming Transformation Fund

Masterclass in Application Success

Trees – Call to Action Fund

Case Study – Teign Corinthian Yacht Club

Become a Community Developer…

FREE Support for Farmers

Together for our Planet National Lottery Community Fund

Case Study – Selworthy Vets

Case Study – Port Waterhouse

Repair Grants for Heritage at Risk (Historic England)

New – Community Ownership Fund £150million

State of the UK’s Woods & Trees (Woodland Trust Report)

New – Reconnect Rebuild Recover Community Fund

New Funding Announced – Farming in Protected Landscapes

Job Opportunity – Project Consultants

£12.2 million funding bid for Community Renewal

National Lottery Heritage Fund up to £5million available

English Trees Action Plan – Announced (May 2021)

Review of South West Forest Scheme – 20 years from planting

Local Community Support (Research & Survey)

SME Brexit Support Fund for Training & Advice

Brexit Changes – FREE 1:2:1 Business Support

Give someone a Kickstart !

Now Open – Woodland Support, Creation & Maintenance Grants

Article 2 – The benefits of woodland planting

Article 1 – The Benefits of Woodland Planting

BLOG – Buying Local, how does it help?

Return to Play fund – Sport England (Open now)

Grants and Funding for Community Projects

Case Study – A community facility for all

Communities invited to ‘take control’

Innovate UK Smart Grants £25million to be allocated

New Funding Opportunities (Sport & Leisure, & Housing)

Case Study – The Printworks, Tavistock

Case Study – Ashridge Court (Farm Diversification)

Case Study – Flapjackery (Successful Funding)

Case Study £50,000 Farming Grant (Countryside Productivity Scheme)

Series of Articles – How to embrace the New Agriculture Bill

Article – Benefits of Investing for long term growth

Apply – New Data Prototype

Woodland Creation Grant (Countryside Stewardship Scheme)

Growth Support Programme Extended

Start Up Business School Launched

£10,000 Business Grant Update

Aviva Community Fund – Grants up to £50,000

Village Halls & Community Buildings – current regulations

Bounce Back Business Boosters


RDPE Growth Programme – Application help

Up to £5000 funding for youth clubs in Devon



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Are you self-employed? What govt funding is available…

What funding is available for my business – during COVID19 ?

£10,000 Business Grant for Small Businesses

National Lottery – Awards for all (£300 – £10,000)

£10m to boost tree planting – woodland carbon guarantee

Maintaining A resilient Forestry & timber Industry (during COVID19)

More than a Pub – Community Pub Support Programme. (CURRENTLY SUSPENDED)

NFU Mutual – Community Giving Fund

Job Retention Scheme – NOW OPEN (80% grant for employees wages)

£500 Support for Communities – from Dartmoor National Park Authority

COVID 19 – Small Business Grant Scheme

Charities Aid Foundation – £5million Emergency Fund

Technology Challenge (COVID19) – £25,000 per company to be won

Top Tips – How to Increase Your Broadband Speeds

COVID 19 – Government Support for Business

Future Farming Resilience Project… FREE Support

Summary of George Eustace’s Speech to NFU

Article – Rural businesses go from strength to strength

Successful grant application? Need help with claiming?

Local woodlands, global difference….

Liz Abell’s Blog: Flexible Volunteering

Case Study – Emily Fleur, Young Entrepreneur

Interview with Ella Sparks – Walnut trees and Agroforestry

Case Study – Pilgrim of Brixham

Case Study – Moorwood

Case Study – Carrapitt Plants

Case Study – Taw Valley Brewery

Case Study – Port Waterhouse

Case Study – Farmer Luxton’s

Case Study – R&P Farming

Case Study – Courtier Farm

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