REGULAR postal deliveries to remote communities must continue, the Rural Services Network has warned.
FIRE and rescue authorities will receive £75m to work together in a move the government says will improve efficiency while saving public money.
RURAL communities across North Dorset will benefit from faster broadband next year, says the local council.
A TYPICAL rural pub injects £100,000 into the local community – and is much more than just a place to drink.
A West Midlands MEP is calling for the region's rural emergency services to be protected and safeguarded.
MORE people die on rural roads than on motorways – but drivers are oblivious to the risks, suggests new research.
A LACK of universities and colleges means some rural areas are academic cold-spots, says a report.
RURAL leaders are urging people in Nottinghamshire to remain vigilant in order to help police combat crimes in the countryside.
BUSINESS and community leaders visited Westminster to push for improvements to mobile phone signals and broadband in rural areas.
MPs have launched an inquiry amid claims that Royal Mail faces unfair competition.
RURAL pupils are missing out because their schools are among those with the poorest internet connections.
THE government is being urged to address the growing crisis of fuel poverty in rural communities.