Rural business leaders have set out five action points they claim will help ease the shortage of affordable homes.
Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom has confirmed a £120m funding boost for rural businesses across England.
England's first ever garden villages will help to ease the country's housing crisis, says the government.
The National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs is looking to support community and environmental projects.
THE Rural Services Network has called for £60m annually to be invested in a rural housing programme.
Rural landowners can play a crucial role in solving England's rural housing crisis, says a report.
Rural homes are 20% more expensive than urban homes, reveals the latest annual Halifax Rural Housing Review.
THE government-backed Great British High Street competition has revealed the nation's best high streets.
The Prince's Countryside Fund has announced a grant funding pot of over £600,000 to support vital rural initiatives.
Rural residents in Norfolk have secured a lottery grant towards the cost of constructing a new village hall.
A month-long campaign has seen more than 900 motorists caught breaking rural speed limits.
A new rural strategy aims to deliver better services to local communities in Essex.