Village Networks to bring ‘advice and support’ to rural areas

Village Networks will be taking support right into the communities that need it as its new a van tours south Northants villages offering advice on various issues including welfare benefits, debt and job-seeking.

The van is fitted with a meeting room for confidential advice sessions as well as on-board laptops with internet access and printer which will provide up-to-date information for villagers.

Nick King, the project coordinator at , called the vehicle an ‘exciting development,’ adding: “those who are in need should not struggle alone.”

The first tour schedule of the vehicle will include Aynho, Bugbrooke, Croughton, Deanshanger, Kings Sutton, Middleton Cheney, Nether Heyford and Roade.