Rural News

If it's relevant to life in rural communities in Yorkshire, you'll find it here. We keep our eyes peeled for the latest news stories, policy developments, events, consultations and campaigns, and condense them into our regular News in Brief article. We also cover major stories in full where they are of key importance to the communities we work with.

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News Articles
24/01/2017 - 12:18pm

Warm and Well in North Yorkshire project is celebrating its positive impact on over 400 homes.

10/01/2017 - 5:37pm

Ryedale District Council has launched the ‘Chairman’s Village Hall Awards Scheme’. The aim of the awards are to recognise and showcase village hall community groups for the hard work they put into making their communities better places to live.

30/11/2016 - 4:00pm

The latest edition of our regular News in Brief, with news, views, consultations and policy developments of interest to rural communities in our region.

07/11/2016 - 1:11pm

BT is currently consulting on the proposed removal of hundreds of its phone boxes from a number of locations across our regions. Consultations are being managed by each local authority, and views on the proposed list of removals are being sought. Communities are also being given the chance to adopt a phone box and convert it to other uses such as housing a defibrillator or hosting a micro-library.

08/10/2016 - 1:00pm

The latest edition of our regular News in Brief, with news, views, consultations and policy developments of interest to rural communities in our region.