Community

Friday, 24 February 2017 12:24

More action needed on rural housing

Further action is neeeded to ensure that the government's Housing White Paper delivers for rural areas, an expert has warned.

Wednesday, 08 February 2017 13:56

Government plan to tackle homes shortage

RURAL leaders have welcomed government plans to tackle Britain's shortage of homes.

Friday, 03 February 2017 08:28

Rural people support more homes

Two thirds of rural people support building the new of homes in their local area, says a survey.

A GOVERNMENT crackdown aims to stop urban drugs gangs targeting rural communities.

A fund founded by Prince Charles has unveiled £670,000 in grant support for rural initiatives.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:09

Landowners outline rural housing 'answers'

Rural business leaders have set out five action points they claim will help ease the shortage of affordable homes.

Sunday, 08 January 2017 20:33

Defra confirms £120m in rural funding

Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom has confirmed a £120m funding boost for rural businesses across England.

Monday, 02 January 2017 18:53

Garden villages 'will ease housing crisis'

England's first ever garden villages will help to ease the country's housing crisis, says the government.

Friday, 02 December 2016 16:53

Young farmers support community projects

The National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs is looking to support community and environmental projects.

Friday, 25 November 2016 11:18

Call for £60m rural housing programme

THE Rural Services Network has called for £60m annually to be invested in a rural housing programme.

Monday, 21 November 2016 11:29

Landowners 'can help solve housing crisis'

Rural landowners can play a crucial role in solving England's rural housing crisis, says a report.

Monday, 21 November 2016 10:07

'Rural premium' to live in countryside

Rural homes are 20% more expensive than urban homes, reveals the latest annual Halifax Rural Housing Review.