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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.


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  This guidance note provides advice on the planning policy context and government guidance for rural workers’ dwellings by reference to the National...
Housing development is one of the most significant challenges currently facing the country.  This is likely to result in more development...
This guidance note covers the requirement for EPCs for buildings being let or sold.  It has been updated to July 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...
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

CLA Wales Policy Adviser, Rhianne Jones, looks at current and future opportunities relating to the National Planning Policy in Wales.
Investment in rural Wales has increased by as much as 39 per cent since 2012.
Welsh rural business leaders have joined English counterparts to tell UK Defra Secretary of State Andrea Leadsom today (6 December) that the...
In light of the EU Referendum result, CLA Cymru has written to Lesley Griffiths, Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, outlining four...
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...