TOP speakers have been secured for a major conference to discuss strategies for improving rural healthcare.
Rural communities are suffering due to the patchy provision of key services, a major report has warned.
RURAL communities face a double whammy of higher council tax bills and fewer public services, the Rural Services Network has warned.
Setting up a community broadband scheme is hard work, but short term steps can also solve your problems, says Daniel Heery.
The Rural Services Network has called the Government's response to a Sunday newspaper article "nothing more than a smokescreen designed to mask the real issue facing rural council tax payers".
The Rural Services Network  has called the Government’s response to an article in the Sunday Express  on Sunday 8 January “nothing more than a smokescreen designed to mask the real issue facing rural council tax payers”.
Rural business leaders have set out five action points they claim will help ease the shortage of affordable homes.
Rural businesses and communities are to benefit from £6.75m of EU funding being made available in Cumbria.
Early bird discounts are available for major conference to discuss strategies for improving rural healthcare.
Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom has confirmed a £120m funding boost for rural businesses across England.
A Worcestershire MP is urging local businesses to help make the case for better rural broadband.