Regional news

South West news

  • Grid Connections
    17/12/2014 - 1:18pm

    Western Power Distribution has introduced mechanisms to help people developing renewable energy projects deal with prohibitively high quotes for grid connection. 

    02/12/2014 - 1:50pm

    This month, Bruton Knowles become our new enews partners and will be providing a regular rural update in our e communications. In this first contribution the firm...

    Read more
  • Somerset Levels 20 year Flood Action Plan
    02/12/2014 - 10:04am

     There are links to the latest update on Somerset Levels 20 year Flood Action Plan and to an Environment Agency briefing on the completion of dredging on the 8km...

    Read more
  • District meetings to give flooding reassurance
    02/12/2014 - 10:00am

    Districts around Somerset are to host a series of drop in meetings over the coming weeks to reassure communities and provide information on flooding as the winter...

    Read more
  • North Somerset Council Consultations
    02/12/2014 - 9:55am

    North Somerset Core Strategy examination of remitted policies - an additional hearing is to be held in January.

  • Gloucestershire Building Better Opportunities Project
    02/12/2014 - 9:52am

    Gloucestershire Rural Community Council has been awarded funding by the Big Lottery Fund to help raise awareness of the ‘European Social Fund’ amongst the...

    Read more
  • CLA welcomes MP support for new fly-grazing law
    02/12/2014 - 9:48am

    The CLA has welcomed the Government’s to back a Private Member’s Bill to introduce new controls over fly grazing which will speed up the process of removing horses...

    Read more
  • Feral Cats Study
    02/12/2014 - 9:46am

    Jessica Wilkinson is a third year Bsc Hons Wildlife Conservation with Zoo biology student at the University of Salford and for her final year project she is hoping to...

    Read more