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Wednesday, 20 May 2015 16:05

Survey to uncover rural crime impact

A NATIONAL survey aims to uncover the impact of crime and anti-social behaviour on rural communities.

BUSINESS leaders have urged the new government to take early action to prioritise the rural economy.

Monday, 18 May 2015 12:56

How can we combat rural loneliness?

How lonely are countryside dwellers and what can be done about it? Jessica Sellick investigates.

Friday, 15 May 2015 13:15

New funding for Devon communities

FUNDING worth £450,000 is being made available to help support social enterprises in Devon.

Thursday, 14 May 2015 14:18

Council consults on bus subsidy changes

NORTH Yorkshire County Council is consulting on proposals to reduce the amount it spends subsidising bus services.

Thursday, 14 May 2015 12:33

Get involved with Rural Housing Week

STAKEHOLDERS are invited to get involved with Rural Housing Week, which runs from 6-10 July.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 17:25

Entries invited for ACoRP rail awards

ENTRIES are being invited for the 2015 Association of Community Rail Partnerships awards.

Monday, 11 May 2015 07:53

Government faces fairer funding call

The Rural Services Network will press the new government for a fairer deal for rural communities and local authorities.

Saturday, 09 May 2015 07:58

Rural crime falls in Avon and Somerset

RURAL crime has fallen by 16% across the Avon and Somerset area, suggest new statistics.

Friday, 08 May 2015 13:56

Spotlight on rural health services

STAKEHOLDERS are invited to attend a major conference to discuss ways of delivering effective rural health services.

Thursday, 07 May 2015 19:22

Food project calls for applications

SMALL-SCALE food producers are being invited to take part in a new rural initiative.

Wednesday, 06 May 2015 07:34

Village hall advisers discuss funding

SPECIALIST advisers who support England's 10,000 rural village halls are to hold their annual training event.

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