Monday, 01 September 2014 00:51

'Act now to secure rural funding'

RURAL communities and business owners are being urged to ensure they secure a share of a new European funding pot.

Thursday, 28 August 2014 21:07

£1m initiative to tackle rural isolation

A £1m range of innovative projects has been launched to tackle challenges around rural loneliness.

Saturday, 23 August 2014 03:33

Communities 'keen' to support services

MORE than 150 people and groups have expressed an interest in helping to support local public services in Devon.

Thursday, 21 August 2014 22:24

Call to 'better regulate' bus services

BUS services need to be better regulated outside London, says a think tank report.

Saturday, 16 August 2014 09:45

'Unfair' rural deal from government

RURAL communities get an unfair deal from the way the government funds local authorities, an independent commission has been told.

Friday, 15 August 2014 20:58

Rural mobile phone users unhappy

One third of rural mobile phone users say they are dissatisfied with the service they receive.

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 21:47

Faster broadband for Northamptonshire

MORE than 21,800 homes in Northamptonshire can now get faster fibre broadband thanks to a project led by the county council.

Monday, 11 August 2014 14:54

'Click and collect' to revive towns

THE government has unveiled plans it says will help revive Britain's high streets and market towns.

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