THE chief executive of Broadband Delivery UK has come under fire from MPs over the company's failure to meet rural internet access targets.
A GUIDE promoting affordable rural homes has been launched by the Rural Housing Alliance and Rural Services Network.
THE Rural Services Network has published its manifesto ahead of the 2015 general election, calling for a fairer deal for rural England.
The Rural Services Network has published its manifesto ahead of the 2015 general election - calling for a fairer deal for rural England.
A £1.6m bid has been approved to boost farming and rural businesses in Leicestershire.
Devolution is often talked about in a national or urban context. But what might devolution mean for rural England? Jessica Sellick investigates.
Daily post deliveries vital to rural economy (Yorkshire Post)
Scrapping homes obligation is 'huge blow' (Western Daily Press)
Change to housing policy is 'slap in the face' (Yorkshire Evening Post)
Network condemns end to housing obligation (Herts & Essex Observer)
Rural group hoping to reverse housing decision (Harlow Star)
Rural councils under financial pressure (Rye & Battle Observer)
Rural postal service at risk (Hexham Courant)
FOUR largely rural local authorities working together to save money have been awarded £2.9m in government funding.
A GOVERNMENT watchdog has dismissed warnings that postal deliveries to rural areas are under threat.
RURAL organisations have come together to warn that the priorities of rural communities risk being sidelined.
RECOMMENDATIONS in a report calling for parity between the treatment of physical and mental health could benefit rural patients.
A GOVERNMENT decision means developers will no longer have to provide affordable housing on many smaller rural sites.