LEAVING the European Union has major implications for England's countryside communities, the Rural Services Network has warned.
RURAL police forces could lose out because government thinking is skewed in favour of urban areas, says a report.
URGENT action is needed to improve rural mobile phone coverage, business leaders have warned.
A new group has been launched to champion the role of women in local and rural community rail routes.
TELECOMS watchdog Ofcom wants rural people to tell it about the broadband challenges they face.
MPs have voiced concern that bank branch closures are devastating local communities.
Significant challenges must be overcome to bring superfast broadband to rural areas, a council leader has warned.
RENEWED effort is required to ensure that the final 5% of premises have adequate broadband connections, says the Rural Services Network.
THE government has granted more time for refining National Health Service plans which criticis say threaten to marginalise rural communities.
PUBLIC transport plays a vital role in connecting rural residents with local services in Scotland, says a report.
POLICE have launched a new plan to tackle rural crime a deliver a fair deal for communities in Bedfordshire.
TWO Essex villages are among the first to benefit from wireless technology bringing superfast broadband to rural communities.