Rural business insights
Two rural firms - Breamish Valley Cottages in Northumberland and Stroud Brewery in Gloucestershire - share their insights on the themes explored in our 2023 State of Rural Enterprise (SORE) survey:
- Cost-of-doing-business pressures - see our report The cost-of-doing-business crisis: rural impacts and adaptation
- Environmental impacts - see our report Rural SMEs and the environment
- Skills and labour availability
- Local opportunities for growth
Watch our videos which were shown as part of presenting our SORE results at our national event in November 2023.