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Rhianne Jones

Rhianne Jones

Wales - Policy Adviser

Rhianne is a policy advisor with over 5 years of experience working with Government, stakeholders and the public sector. Her route to CLA included training as an accountant, delivering EU funding projects in Mid-wales and managing the family sheep farm.  

Specializing in policy and lobbying in Wales, she covers a wide range of issues affecting rural businesses including economic development and business opportunities; skills and training; food, forestry and farming and environment and climate change.

 

View CLA's library of Guidance Notes

19/08/2019
  This guidance note provides advice on the planning policy context and government guidance for rural workers’ dwellings by reference to the National...
02/08/2019
Housing development is one of the most significant challenges currently facing the country.  This is likely to result in more development...
22/07/2019
This guidance note covers the requirement for EPCs for buildings being let or sold.  It has been updated to July 2019.
01/07/2019
Agriculture and land use contributes to around 10% of the UK’s total greenhouse gas emissions. Carbon accounting on farms is one of the best ways to...
27/06/2019
This is the only substantive guidance written from the point of view of owners of heritage and traditional buildings.  It covers ways of cutting...

Rhianne Jones's Articles & Blog Posts

21/03/2019
CLA Wales Policy Adviser, Rhianne Jones, looks at current and future opportunities relating to the National Planning Policy in Wales.
06/12/2016
Investment in rural Wales has increased by as much as 39 per cent since 2012.
06/12/2016
Welsh rural business leaders have joined English counterparts to tell UK Defra Secretary of State Andrea Leadsom today (6 December) that the...
01/07/2016
In light of the EU Referendum result, CLA Cymru has written to Lesley Griffiths, Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, outlining four...
20/04/2016
Issues with the BPS (Basic Payment System) for farms have moved CLA Wales to raise awareness that cross-border farmers are being affected by delays...