Monday, 15 May 2017 07:23

Mobile not-spots 'hobble' rural areas

RURAL areas across the UK are being 'hobbled' by poor mobile phone reception, says a survey.

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 06:15

Rural crime is 'policing priority'

Police and local partners have launched a partnership initiative to tackle rural crime in Northumberland.

MORE rural communities are signing up to a BT scheme bringing faster broadband to hard-to-reach areas.

Wednesday, 03 May 2017 10:33

Police boss says priority is rural crime

TACKLING rural crime has neen named as a priority by Norfolk's Police and Crime Commissioner.

Thursday, 27 April 2017 10:19

Bus Act 'chance to boost services'

NEW measures are an opportunity for local authorities to improve services, say transport campaigners.

Monday, 24 April 2017 10:29

More communities warn of GP shortage

MORE rural communities are suffering from a shortage of doctors – with some surgeries warning of an impending crisis.

Police in Lincolnshire are due to take delivery of a fleet of 4x4 vehicles to combat rural crime.

Thursday, 13 April 2017 14:29

One in 10 unhappy with broadband

ONE in ten people are dissatisfied with their broadband service, reveals a report.

POLICE from three forces have joined together to help find better ways to target rural crime.

Sunday, 09 April 2017 21:22

£2m awarded to rural transport groups

DOZENS of community groups have been awarded a share of £2m to help keep rural people on the move.

Friday, 07 April 2017 18:04

Crime taskforce celebrates anniversary

A POLICE team dedicated to serving rural communities is celebrating its first anniversary – and its 100th arrest.

Wednesday, 05 April 2017 12:20

Bank closures to hit rural businesses

A fresh round of bank branch closures threatens to make life difficult for rural firms, say business leaders.