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Monday, 24 April 2017 10:29

More communities warn of GP shortage

MORE rural communities are suffering from a shortage of doctors – with some surgeries warning of an impending crisis.

Police in Lincolnshire are due to take delivery of a fleet of 4x4 vehicles to combat rural crime.

Thursday, 20 April 2017 10:54

Don't punish diesel drivers - rural MP

The government must not punish motorists who drive diesel vehicles, a prominent rural MP has warned.

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 11:06

'Missed chance' to tackle fly-tipping

Government plans to tackle the scourge of fly-tipping are a missed opportunity, rural leaders have warned.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 14:13

'Rural voice must be heard in election'

RURAL communities must not be sidelined by politicians standing in the general election, the Rural Services Network has warned.

Thursday, 13 April 2017 14:29

One in 10 unhappy with broadband

ONE in ten people are dissatisfied with their broadband service, reveals a report.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 13:44

Charities win support for rural services

RURAL charities are among those to share £22.7m in government funding to support older veterans.

POLICE from three forces have joined together to help find better ways to target rural crime.

Monday, 10 April 2017 14:25

Government crackdown on fly-tippers

Fly-tippers could be forced to help councils clear-up illegally dumped waste in a new drive to clean up the countryside.

Sunday, 09 April 2017 21:22

£2m awarded to rural transport groups

DOZENS of community groups have been awarded a share of £2m to help keep rural people on the move.

Friday, 07 April 2017 18:04

Crime taskforce celebrates anniversary

A POLICE team dedicated to serving rural communities is celebrating its first anniversary – and its 100th arrest.

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