Rural life news around the UK

12 April 2021

Chatsworth Farmyard issued rare breeds accreditation

12 April 2021

Derbyshire farm hailed for conservation efforts

'Supporter of rural Britain': Tributes paid to Prince Philip

9 April 2021

Duke of Edinburgh passes away aged 99

New course to boost game management standards

9 April 2021

Qualification to help increase best practice

Farmers asked to be mindful of bikes as weather improves

9 April 2021

'Our roads can be a very dangerous place'

Farm gate posters educate public on responsible access

8 April 2021

Scottish farmers turn to educational posters

Award seeks 'Rural Heroes' who helped out during pandemic

8 April 2021

Award for those who have gone extra mile

Sea-faring sheepdog recruited to work with rare sheep

7 April 2021

National Trust hires 'Sweep' to work with shepherd

Farmer reveals devastating impact of dog waste on cows

7 April 2021

Tenant farmer raises Neopsora warning

New film raises mental health awareness within farming

6 April 2021

'Unearthing Farming Lives' is in production

New Countryside Code urges public to stick to footpaths

1 April 2021

Code refreshed for first time in over 10 years

New training to help support young farmers' mental health

31 March 2021

New Rural+ training modules being developed

New farming podcast hits Apple's top 200 chart

25 March 2021

New podcast 'Boots and Heels' reaches charts

£750k fund to support 2021 Royal Highland Show

25 March 2021

Event will take place behind closed doors

MPs raise concern over future of land-based education

24 March 2021

It follows closure of Newton Rigg college

Rural fury as XR plans mass countryside protest

24 March 2021

Eco-activists plan to protest on 24 April

Deadline looms for largest farmer wellbeing survey of its kind

21 March 2021

Farmers urged to respond by end of March deadline

Government unveils gigabit broadband plans for rural areas

19 March 2021

'Important moment in levelling up countryside'

Wales introduces Rural and Wildlife Crime Coordinator

19 March 2021

It comes as rural crime is on the rise

Grants awarded to 10 crofters to build new homes

19 March 2021

Scheme aims to retain people in rural areas

New farming magazine for children launched

17 March 2021

Monthly mag full with stories and activities

Women in farming webinar series to launch in NI

15 March 2021

Series to recognise women's role in industry

New farmer podcast breaks mental health stigma

12 March 2021

Second episode explored mental health stigma

Police to get new powers to tackle unauthorised encampments

10 March 2021

Rural groups welcome strengthened stance

New video series to replicate on-farm knowledge sharing

9 March 2021

Scottish series to cover all farming sectors

Training fund increase for women in Scottish farming

9 March 2021

Over £100k in extra funding announced

Open Farm Sunday to be postponed by two weeks

8 March 2021

Flagship event will move to 27 June

Farm footpaths: Getting to grips with rights of way

5 March 2021

The growing issues facing farmers on footpaths

Dogs must be 'ready for countryside' once lockdown eases

3 March 2021

National Park urges dogs to be under control

Pair create new farming podcast 'Boots and Heels'

1 March 2021

Podcast aims to empowers those in industry

EE to boost connectivity in more than 500 rural areas

25 February 2021

Hundreds of upgrades to commence this year