RURAL homes are £43,490 more expensive than homes in urban areas, reveals the latest research.
PRINCE Charles has joined a crisis summit of key figures to discuss the challenges facing the rural sector.
Councils must produce local plans for new homes in their area by 2017, the government has warned.
THE Railway Benefit Fund and Cancer Research are each to receive £810 courtesy of guests at the Community Rail Awards gala dinner.
COUNTRYSIDE communities will be damaged by 'voluntary' Right-to-Buy proposals, rural leaders have warned.
The Prince's Countryside Fund has opened for applications with £725,000 available to rural communities.
THE government must consider the wider implications of increasing the number of rural Starter Homes, says the Rural Services Network.
URBAN drugs gangs are targeting vulnerable adults and children in rural and coastal communities.
POLICE are urging motorists to slow down during National Speed Awareness Week - especially in rural areas.
SIX rural communities are to share a £500,000 fund making it easier for them to apply for flood protection, says the government.
RURAL communities are set to benefit from a landmark ruling in favour of smaller rural housing developments.
THE need to provide more affordable rural homes has been described as one of the UK's biggest challenges.