The Rural Services Network has slammed the government's provisional funding settlement for local authorities.
The Rural Services Network – which represents more than 250 local authorities and organisations in rural areas  – has called for urgent talks following publication of the government's provisional funding settlement for local authorities .
Mobile phone network coverage in the UK is worse than in Romania, Albania and Peru, says a report.
Councils are using new powers to crush vehicles belonging to fly-tippers who illegally dump rubbish in the countryside.
A new project aims to highlight how rural services can be sustained by local residents – and how local people can shape rural policy.
Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom has pledged to provide certainty for the rural sector as the UK leaves the EU.
RURAL villages in South Gloucestershire are being given access to fibre broadband following more investment.
The National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs is looking to support community and environmental projects.
BT has been ordered to separate from its network provider Openreach – in a move aimed at improving broadband and phone services.
East Devon District Council is helping local rural businesses to apply for £1.4m in EU funded grants.
What does delivering a proportionate and effective justice system mean for rural communities? Jessica Sellick investigates.
POLICE are urging rural residents to 'Call it in' and help target crime in the countryside.