A MAJOR study will examine ways of improving rural community transport so residents can access vital services.
LOCAL businesses can now apply for grants to upgrade their broadband facilities in Dorset.
POLICE have teamed up with partner agencies to launch a rural crime crackdown in Devon.
POLICE and rural community leaders are discussing ways of coordinating action in the fight against rural crime.
THE government has unveiled £7.6m for local authorities to try new ways of delivering local transport in rural areas.
MORE than 300 rural communities across rural England will receive new minibuses thanks to a £25m government fund.
COMMUNITY transport schemes need a cash injection and volunteers to meet growing demand, politicians have been warned.
POLICE are receiving a helping hand from rural residents as they target criminals in Northumberland.
A community-led broadband project is set to roll out superfast connections to part of rural Dorset.
GREATER powers may be needed to maintain a universal postal service to rural areas, MPs have warned.
RESIDENTS across 17 of the UK's most rural areas will see road fuel prices reduced from 31 May.
SLOW broadband connections threaten to undermine the rural economy – and can only be fixed by government investment, MPs have been told.