'Trash mafia' causing havoc for farmers - The Times (£)
Surrey 'cathedral' built in protest at plans to drill oil in AONB - Daily Mail
UK businesses already struggling as Polish workers head home - Independent
Scottish tree-planting plan opposed - Independent
Can we have too many trees? - Guardian (counterpoint to the above story)
Harmful plastics found on majority of British beaches - Telegraph
National Trust cashing in on Poldark site -...
Andrea Leadsom puts on wellies in Wales - Daily Post
Debate over fox's treatment after it bites off man's ear - Daily Mail
What do leaked texts tell us about the abandoned Surrey referendum? - Telegraph
Today the Government will set out its housing White Paper, promising to tackle the 'broken' housing market and build more affordable homes. Among the measures expected to be unveiled by Communities Secretary Sajid David...
BBC makes major investment into local journalism - BBC
Peter Rabbit tribute destroyed in suspected arson attack - Telegraph
Ireland seeks to balance urban and rural growth - The Times
Free range poultry products may be relabelled...
BUSINESS RATES - Country heartland fears mortal blow - The Times
Safe haven planned for wildcats - The Scotsman
Could tidal lagoon destroy Welsh fish? - Salmon and Trout conservation
Post Office to replace closed bank branches...
Suffolk siege ends after 65 hours - Daily Mail
British sparkling wine gets a name - Times
HSE exec blames farmers for blocking beds in Irish hospitals - Times
CLA reacts to Brexit speech - CLA website
Poor public transport affects rural school pupils - BBC
Rural services being eroded in Northamptonshire - BBC Radio Northampton
Tide turns against tidal lagoon - Times
Share your courgette photos with the Guardian (no, really) - Guardian
Is factual accuracy too much to ask from BBC presenters like Chris Packham? - Spectator blogs
Flood warnings for coastal communities - Telegraph
Villages shrug off storm danger - The Times
Wales beach named one of the...
Bird flu found in North Yorkshire and Dorset - Guardian
Explore the Surrey countryside - Get Surrey
Apply to manage Staffordshire estates - Lichfield Mercury
2017 a challenging year for rural businesses in Bucks - Mix96