The RSN outlined its massive concerns as the government prepares to decide how much grant funding to allocate local authorities following provisional announcements.
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RURAL bus services are being wiped out as local authorities are forced to slash transport budgets, say campaigners.
It is with great sadness and deepest regret we announce that former Rural Services Network chairman Roger Begy OBE has died following a short battle with cancer.
Up to 50 Tory MPs are preparing to vote against the government's proposed funding settlement for rural local authorities.
THE Rural Services Network has told the government it must listen to MPs on the vital issue of rural funding.
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Approaches adopted by large or metropolitan cities will not necessarily suit county areas, finds Brian Wilson.
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