Wednesday, 08 June 2016 20:36

Workshops help speed up broadband

More than 12,000 residents and businesses have improved their digital skills thanks to special workshops in Devon and Somerset.

Monday, 06 June 2016 11:30

'Digital' councils improve services

MORE councils are using digital technology to improve services and save money, says a report.

Monday, 06 June 2016 10:54

'Blue-light' deal for National Parks

A landmark agreement aims to ensure emergency services cover rural communities in National Parks.

Monday, 06 June 2016 09:18

£500k for rural transport scheme

ALMOST £500,000 has been awarded to support an innovative rural bus service in North Lincolnshire.

Sunday, 05 June 2016 20:59

Chance to shape transport network

Rural communities have an opportunity to help shape the public and school transport in Dorset.

MAKING the most of the government's rural delivery plan will top the agenda at a major conference this autumn.

A NEW national website is to promote the country's community rail lines and heritage railways to tourists.

Monday, 23 May 2016 07:04

Dorset 'on track' with broadband plan

Dorset says it is on track with plans to deliver faster broadband for its residents and businesses.

Monday, 23 May 2016 05:43

Devon keeps bus services on road

DEVON County Council has stepped in to keep two important rural bus services on the road.

Thursday, 19 May 2016 06:25

Police launch largest rural operation

A MAJOR operation involving six police forces saw a clampdown on criminals across the rural north of England.

Saturday, 14 May 2016 05:50

Expansion for innovative bus service

AN innovative rural bus services is set to carry more passengers after expanding to cover North Lincolnshire.

Rural areas have borne the brunt of more than 600 bank branch closures over the past year.