The government has underlined its commitment to ensuring that rural local authorities receive a fairer share of public funding.
What is agricultural innovation and what does it mean for rural places? Jessica Sellick investigates.
Further action is neeeded to ensure that the government's Housing White Paper delivers for rural areas, an expert has warned.
The government has fallen short on a promise to deliver fairer funding for schools, say education campaigners.
Rural businesses around the M3 motorway are to receive a share of £3.6m in European funding.
VITAL local services face further cuts – despite forthcoming rises in council tax.
PRESSURE is mounting over government reforms which threaten to drive up rural business rates.
A shortage of rural GPs has left rural patients waiting weeks to see their local doctor.
A SHORTAGE of rural GPs is putting patients' health at risk, says the Rural Services Network.
POLICING in North Dorset is being restructured to better meet rural needs.
A BETTER system is needed to meet the social care needs of elderly rural residents, the Rural Services Network has warned.
European subsidies should be refocused to unlock wider rural growth after the UK leaves the European Union, says a think tank report.