Welcome to Reach,

Home of Bridgend’s Rural Development Plan

The RDP is the Rural Development Plan for Wales 2014-2020. It is a European-funded programme that supports people living and working in rural areas. Through national and local schemes, the RDP provides funding and support for farming communities, businesses, community organisations and local groups in rural areas.

Elevate Your Community

With Reach Rural Development Team

Thriving Rural Communities Scheme

Funding for community hubs, pilot studies, feasibility studies and research in your rural area.

Rural Community Development Fund

A capital grant programme for community-based organisations to tackle poverty and social exclusion in their area.