Rural council plan shelved

Oliver, Jane; Riley, Jonathan
February 2003
Farmers Weekly;2/28/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 9, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on a plan to establish a rural council to represent the countryside by representatives from six rural groups in Great Britain, which was shelved several months after September 2003 when the idea was first suggested. Description of the network the group members are trying to establish; Information on how the idea was conceptualized; Decision of alliance chief executive Richard Burge and chairman John Jackson to quit the organization in 2004.


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