East Durham Leader

The East Durham LEADER programme has brought significant benefits for East Durham's rural communities over recent years.  LEADER is a community led approach to the delivery of the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) funds, jointly funded by Defra and the European Union.  It is managed locally by Durham County Council.

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East Durham LEADER is funded by Defra & The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas (EAFRD), and supported by the County Durham Partnership.