Services

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 12:30

Threats and fear in wake of rural crime

Rural crime is costing farmers as much as £42.5m a year, says a report

Monday, 17 July 2017 07:09

MPs debate rural ambulance funding

Devon MP Sarah Wollaston has taken the government to task over lack of funding for rural ambulances.

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 18:29

University hosts seminar on rural issues

Policy makers, practitioners and academics came together at Chester University for a seminar exploring aspects of rural life in England.

Thursday, 06 July 2017 20:46

Older people 'suffer' from poor services

OLDER rural people suffer from poor public services – as well as a lack of affordable housing, MPs have warned.

A government fund to 'unlock' £1bn for fibre broadband will do little for rural areas seeking faster connections, say campaigners.

Rural Councils have called for clarity on the future for local government finance and an end to unfair funding for their areas.

Saturday, 24 June 2017 20:55

Police unveil rural crime strategy

An action plan to tackle the issues being faced by rural communities is to be unveiled by Lincolnshire police.

Thursday, 22 June 2017 22:21

Help shape future for rural services

RURAL stakeholders are being invited to help shape a new agenda for the countryside.

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 22:25

Remote households get faster broadband

Almost 3,000 remote households and businesses will get access to high-speed broadband thanks to a £4m boost for Oxfordshire.

Friday, 16 June 2017 14:25

University unveils rural crime survey

Researchers at Aberystwyth University are calling for contributions to a new study on rural crime.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 14:41

Rural doctors' surgery faces funding cut

A rural doctors' surgery that cares for 4000 patients in Wales says it under threat because it faces losing £52,000 of funding.

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 10:30

Operation Checkpoint tackles rural crime

Six police forces teamed up for an operation to clamp down on crime in the countryside.