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Ten years of LWM – a timeline       

Our new Localising Prosperity Film

Economic development, planning & regeneration

Social Care as a local economic solution for the West Midlands – New Economics Foundation, 2017

Mainstreaming community economic development reports – 2013

Full Mainstreaming CED report & summary version
MCED Literature review & summary: review of evidence around the socio-economic benefits of CED
MCED Access to Finance briefing
MCED Infographic – key findings in a visual format.

LWM evaluation of West Midlands LEP proposals – 2011

How the National Planning Policy Framework impacts on local economies (2012)

NPPF & local economy summary Aug 2012 (pdf)

– full paper: NPPF & local economy LWM Aug 2012 (pdf)

Evergreen Co-operatives: a case study

Energy & green deal

Solving Fuel Poverty: opportunities from Green Deal and Localisation: research report

Green Deal opportunities for social enterprise: evaluation repor


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Annual reports

LWM annual report April 2016-March 17

LWM annual report April 2015 – March 2016

LWM annual report April 2014 – March 2015

LWM Annual Report April 2013 – March 2014


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