Does he understand that, by refusing to give proper financial assistance to local authorities, the Government are compounding a great Crisis in Our Rural Communities?
In the light of the agricultural Crisis in Our Rural Communities, what is the next step?
The proposed focus on market towns is helpful in the light of the continuing agricultural Crisis in Rural Communities.
I strongly support the way in which the Government are dealing with the Crisis in the Rural Communities.
Before dealing with the Crisis in Rural Communities, the plight of farmers and other matters referred to in our amendment, I want to mention the wider environmental agenda on which the future of agriculture and the countryside, not just in Britain but elsewhere, ultimately depends.