Community

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.

Older and disabled rural residents are "finding their voice" after teaming up with artists and singing tutors.

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 07:40

Rural landlords demand energy review

Rural landlords say the government must clarify its plans to review energy efficiency rules for rented homes.

Thursday, 04 May 2017 12:16

Rural students 'have Oxbridge potential'

A PILOT scheme aims to encourage more rural students to study at top universities.

Friday, 28 April 2017 16:35

'Action needed now on rural housing'

Urgent action is needed to provide more affordable homes in the countryside, says the Rural Services Network.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 13:44

Charities win support for rural services

RURAL charities are among those to share £22.7m in government funding to support older veterans.