Rural polling station© Rex Features/Shutterstock
As the general election approaches, Matt Ware NFU head of government and parliamentary affairs, highlights the importance of the rural vote and explains why the countryside is a key battleground. How important is the rural vote in this election? With the tightest general election in modern political history, the rural vote is a key battle ground because it is home to most two-way marginal seats. See also: General election 2015: Politicians pledge better future for farming How many marginal rural seats are […]