Rural Area

Dr Ignazio Cabras has studied the value of rural pubs to their community

Rural pubs worth up to £120k to community

By James Wallin

The first scientific study of the impact of pubs on rural communities has proved they are “a vital service the countryside cannot afford to lose”.

Scheme: the Grain to Glass drive urges support for pubs

BBPA: 'Government must act to save jobs’

By Michelle Perrett

The Government needs to act to save thousands of jobs in the supply chain from farm to pub, according to a new initiative from the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) and the National Farmers Union (NFU).

BHF claims that high house prices has led to pub closures in the countryside

High rural house prices fuel pub closures

By Ewan Turney

A chronic shortage of affordable rural housing is helping to fuel the closure of hundreds of of country pubs and village shops. The National Housing...

MP: help our rural pubs

MP: help our rural pubs

By John Harrington john.harrington@william-reed.co.u

New report suggests assisting rural areas Country pubs could benefit from new proposals to revive rural economies. That's the view of All-Party...