Tuesday, 29 July 2014 13:05

Funding package to fight rural crime

THE government has confirmed a two-year funding package for a newly created National Rural Crime Network (NRCN) operating across England and Wales.

Sunday, 27 July 2014 19:35

MPs call for transport revolution

MPs have called for action to improve passenger transport services for isolated communities.

Saturday, 26 July 2014 19:40

Telecoms giant unveils rural campaign

MOBILE phone carrier Vodafone has launched a national programme for rural communities to apply for better coverage in "not-spot areas".

Thursday, 24 July 2014 07:09

Concern over impact of police cuts

A CHANGE in the way policing is organised and funded is needed so the public are kept safe in the face of further cost cutting, says a report.

Sunday, 20 July 2014 22:34

Yorkshire broadband project on track

A LOCAL broadband project is on track to bring faster internet connections to 97% of West Yorkshire.

Sunday, 20 July 2014 19:08

University leads rural health project

AN initiative to improve health services in rural communities is being led by the University of Cumbria.

Sunday, 13 July 2014 22:05

Slower response times for ambulances

AMBULANCES are taking longer to reach people with life-threatening conditions, suggest statistics released by NHS England.

HOUSEHOLDS without internet access pay an average of £440 more a year for goods and services, says a study.

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