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Thursday, 28 April 2016 06:58

Library workshops for rural Norfolk

Women in Norfolk are being asked to sign up for free rural writing workshops at their local library.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 07:21

Police trained against rural crime

POLICE in Lancashire have received special training in the fight against rural crime.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 06:48

Spotlight on Rural Health

We are working on the next Spotlight edition for anyone interested in rural health.

Monday, 25 April 2016 10:12

Concern at broadband proposal costs

Government plans for faster broadband threaten to impose an unfair cost on rural residents, says the Rural Services Network.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 18:42

Hampshire reshapes library services

Volunteers will be asked to take rural residents to their local library after the mobile service closes in Hampshire.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 13:14

Warning over rural road safety

RURAL drivers are being urged to take extra care after figures showing most fatalities occur on country roads.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 12:56

End digital inequality for rural areas

RURAL residents with inadequate broadband connections should be compensated, say business leaders.

A NEW blueprint for the future of countryside access in East Sussex will be considered by councillors.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 04:51

Call to protect affordable rural homes

Peers and rural groups have joined forces to argue for measures that protect the affordability of rural housing.

Friday, 08 April 2016 04:56

Pubs 'at heart of rural communities'

COUNCILS in Sussex are encouraging landlords to boost trade and help put the pub at the heart of rural communities.

Thursday, 07 April 2016 05:09

Patchy response to pothole fund

RURAL councils have given a lukewarm reception to a £250m fund to repair more than 4 million potholes.

Thursday, 07 April 2016 05:03

Police relaunch rural crime team

A team of officers dedicated to combatting rural crime has been re-formed in response to community concerns in Cambridgeshire.

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