Parish councils are urging the government to stand firm against developers who “want to ride roughshod” over the wishes of rural communities.
Rural areas could become "cash deserts" unless a solution is found to a dispute over ATM fees, it has been claimed.
Rural communities will be among the biggest losers from what is described as a radical reform of business rates.
Will rural communities benefit from changes in the way the government defends the country? Jessica Sellick investigates.
A fund founded by Prince Charles has unveiled £670,000 in grant support for rural initiatives.
THE government is facing calls to help secure the future of thousands of rural shops.
More than 1000 rural schools are threatened with closure because of government funding cuts, say researchers.
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".