REFORMING planning rules will help ease the rural housing crisis, say business leaders.
LEAVING the European Union has major implications for England's countryside communities, the Rural Services Network has warned.
RURAL police forces could lose out because government thinking is skewed in favour of urban areas, says a report.
THE need to improve the provision of homes for countryside communities is being highlighted during Rural Housing Week.
AN influential committee of MPs has launched an inquiry into the role of tourism in supporting rural growth in England.
URGENT action is needed to improve rural mobile phone coverage, business leaders have warned.
MARKET towns and villages are being urged to enter an annual competition to find Britain's best high street.
THREE local authorities have joined forces to protect the Devon coast and countryside.
A new group has been launched to champion the role of women in local and rural community rail routes.
TELECOMS watchdog Ofcom wants rural people to tell it about the broadband challenges they face.
The Prince's Countryside Fund has unveiled grants worth more than £550,000 for rural communities.
A POLICE operation to tackle rural crime is continuing to disrupt criminal activity in Lincolnshire.