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Monday, 24 February 2014 13:15

Council unveils footway lighting plan

A RURAL council has uveiled a 10-year plan to address the challenging issue of rural footway lighting.

Thursday, 20 February 2014 12:49

£4m boost for East Sussex economy

BUSINESSES wanting to grow or relocate to East Sussex are being invited to apply for a share of £4million.

Sunday, 16 February 2014 22:24

Councils receive £11.5m for rural services

RURAL local authorities are to receive more than £10m to help them improve service delivery and work more effectively.

Sunday, 16 February 2014 21:18

'No decision about me, without me'?

Jessica Sellick looks at the changing face of healthcare and rural patient pathways.

Sunday, 16 February 2014 21:00

Extreme weather hits rural tourism

RURAL tourism businesses say extreme weather and flooding has led to a drop in enquiries.

Sunday, 16 February 2014 19:36

Communities donate to flood victims

RURAL communities across the UK are being urged to donate to a fund to help flood-stricken families in Somerset.

Sunday, 09 February 2014 20:38

National rural crime network launched

A NATIONAL Rural Crime Network set up to tackle countryside crime has been endorsed by 18 of the UK's Police and Crime Commissioners.

Friday, 07 February 2014 13:23

Moped scheme supports young carers

YOUNG carers can now receive mopeds to help support their education and training as part of a new pilot scheme launched in Norfolk.

Friday, 07 February 2014 12:13

Villagers have say on local plan

VILLAGERS and rural residents are being given the chance to have their say on a local plan for East Cheshire.

Thursday, 06 February 2014 12:29

Cornwall invites views on housing

Cornwall Council is inviting views on its draft affordable housing supplementary planning document.

The Princess Royal will deliver a keynote speech at the national affordable rural housing conference being held in Cheltenham on 21 Febuary 2014.


Tuesday, 04 February 2014 12:22

New national rural crime network launches

A new National Rural Crime Network, endorsed by eighteen (18) of the UK's Police and Crime Commissioners, has been set up to help tackle rural crime more effectively in England and Wales.


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