MILLIONS of people are being left behind by the government's Big Society project, claims a report which calls for a "radical review" of the initiative.
More rural jobs could be created by extending a network of enterprise hubs across the countryside, suggests a report.
LOCAL authority leaders have given a cautious welcome to measures outlined in the government's Autumn Statement.
BUSINESSES across Devon and Somerset are being urged to submit rural grant applications before a deadline early next month.
AN influential committee of MPs has accused the government of shifting the goalposts so fewer households are recorded as being in fuel poverty.
PUBLIC transport is simply non-existent in much of the countryside. So what is the future for our rural communities?
The internet is now an essential part of our everyday lives. But is digital technology leaving rural residents behind? Jessica Sellick investigates.
THE government says it is determined to tackle frustration that rural broadband does not match that of city dwellers.
COMMUNITY renewable energy schemes have been growing rapidly in number, but may still not be realising their potential, finds Brian Wilson.