Places are available now for booking onto this popular conference.
Held in Cheltenham by kind permission of the University of Gloucestershire on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th September 2016, we are thrilled to be able to announce a varied line up of expert speakers and workshops to fully explore key issues affecting rural communities and Local Authorities.
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HEAVY goods vehicles are having a serious impact on rural communities, says a council transport leader.
RESEARCHERS are investigating the extent to which consumers use traffic-light nutrition labelling when choosing food.
David Cameron's mother speaks out against cuts (The Guardian)
Tributes paid to 'outstanding public servant' Roger Begy (Melton Times)
Rutland council leader Roger Begy dies (Leicester Mercury)
Those who start out and then stay in rural jobs find themselves earning the least, finds Brian Wilson.
How are universities and local authorities working together – and is this benefiting rural areas? Jessica Sellick investigates.
Defra's departmental plan details its policy priorities for 2015-2020. But what does it include? Jessica Sellick takes a look.