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Rural and the 4th Industrial Revolution

At the beginning of the digital age, much hope was placed on the ability of new technology to level the playing field between urban and rural areas.

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The impact of Brexit on the rural north

Rural areas would benefit from greater devolved decision making and a single, co-ordinated voice to avoid long-term issues being made worse by Brexit. Academics at Newcastle University, the University of Cumbria and Northumbria University looked at the implications of Brexit…

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Centre for rural economy

The Centre for Rural Economy is proud to host the Northern Rural Network.  CRE is an applied research centre with over 21 years experience of researching rural economies and communities.

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