Community

Monday, 14 August 2017 11:26

Sharp rise in cost of rural crime

THE cost of rural theft has risen sharply in the first half of 2017 – despite a 4% drop last year.

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 10:34

Grants to support rural communities

A CHARITY established by Prince Charles has unveiled over £540,000 of grants to 18 new rural projects.

Friday, 21 July 2017 15:38

Calor Community Fund winners revealed

Energy company Calor has announced the winners of its Rural Community Fund to help improve local life.

Thursday, 20 July 2017 11:05

Researchers focus on rural well-being

Researchers are keen to hear from people about their experiences of well-being and the countryside.

Monday, 17 July 2017 14:47

Call for Heritage Action Zone bids

A Heritage Action Zone initiative from Historic England is appealing for applications.

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 14:43

'Hidden crisis' of rural homelessness

Rural homelessness is a growing problem, affecting a record number of families, says a report.

Friday, 07 July 2017 08:03

Survey sheds light on housing crisis

LACK of confidence in local planning authorities is perpetuating the rural housing crisis, suggests a study.

Monday, 03 July 2017 10:21

'Great concern' over rural housing

The delivery of affordable homes in rural communities where they are needed is of great concern says the Rural Services Network.

Monday, 03 July 2017 08:13

Network supports rural housing plan

The Rural Services Network is backing a five-star plan to increase the delivery of affordable housing in the countryside.

RURAL communities will benefit from a share of £170m invested by Arts Council England outside London between 2018 and 2022.

CAMPAIGNERS are calling on the government to "unlock" land to provide more affordable rural homes.

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 03:59

Vote for rural grants of up to £5,000

Rural energy provider Calor is asking people to help decide which community groups receive funding for projects to improve local life.