Rural people have been let down by both Labour and Tories (The Spectator)
New government urged to scrap unfair rural funding formula (Northern Echo)
Exclusive: Fifth of rural households in poverty (Yorkshire Post)
Funding for rural areas 'does little to close gap' (Leek Post & Times)
Pressure mounts on government over fairer funding (The Smallholder)
David Cameron's funding plan will isolate us, say Tory shires (Sunday Telegraph)...
Guide to rural social homes for councils (Lyme Regis & Bridport News)
Daily post deliveries vital to rural economy (Yorkshire Post)
Scrapping homes obligation is 'huge blow' (Western Daily Press)
Rural postal deliveries 'under threat' from Royal Mail rivals (Daily Telegraph)
Royal Mail review: Fears over rural post round losses (BBC Midlands Today)
MPs are told that rural postal deliveries are under threat (Eastbourne...
Concern that affordable homes will vanish (Chelmsford Weekly News)
Minister urged to protect rural affordable homes (Cheshire Community Action)
'Proposal will limit new affordable rural homes' (Yorkshire Post)
Union launches 2014...