RURAL villages in South Gloucestershire are being given access to fibre broadband following more investment.
BT has been ordered to separate from its network provider Openreach – in a move aimed at improving broadband and phone services.
POLICE are urging rural residents to 'Call it in' and help target crime in the countryside.
THE government is doing too little to improve rural internet speeds, say community and business leaders.
RURAL stakeholders are being urged to respond to a consultation on Post Office services and accessibility.
RURAL communities are being left isolated because councils have been forced to reduce bus services, new figures reveal.
RURAL communities are being urged to adopt their local red phone box – or face the possibility of its removal.
Broadband users are still receiving internet speeds much slower than those advertised, an investigation has revealed.
A NEW scheme lets rural residents access superfast broadband via a hub installed in their local village hall.
RURAL business owners fear they could be "unfairly punished" if they are made to submit tax information online.
Derbyshire has become the latest county to consider introducing a demand-responsive bus service for rural residents.
More than one in four rural areas suffer from a poor or non-existent mobile phone signal, says a cross-party group of MPs.