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TOURISM generates more revenue and provides more employment for the rural sector than farming, delegates at a recent seminar were told.

Thursday, 01 June 2017 18:49

Hi-tech drone combats rural crime

POLICE are to deploy a new hi-tech drone to tackle rural crime in Lincolnshire.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 19:08

£14.8m centre boosts rural economy

A multi-million pound state-of-the art visitor centre is set to boost the rural economy in north-east England.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 06:40

'Make Brexit work for countryside'

Politicians are being urged to ensure that Brexit works for the countryside when negotiations start after this month's general election.

THE Rural Services Network has called on the next government to deliver a fair deal for the countryside.


The Rural Services Network has welcomed calls for the next government to ensure its policies deliver a fair deal for the countryside.


ACTION with Communities in Rural England has warned that future government policy must be fully 'rural proofed'.

Thursday, 25 May 2017 20:32

Can car sharing end rural isolation?

Car share company Liftshare has won £25,000 of funding to explore initiatives to end rural and social isolation.

Monday, 22 May 2017 11:43

Rail campaign boost for rural tourism

A MAJOR community campaign has been launched to encourage scenic and sustainable tourism by rail.

Friday, 19 May 2017 06:48

Limited support for rural dementia

Rural communities face limited support services for older people experiencing dementia.

RURAL business leaders have launched a campaign calling for more investment in the countryside.

The Rural Services Network has signed a charter demanding a better deal for rail passengers in south-east England.

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