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Most rural MPs want the UK to remain within the EU – but a Tory party divide has prompted warnings that the concerns of farmers and the wider rural economy are not ignored as the campaign begins in earnest. Some 200 MPs in England and Wales represent constituencies where at least one-third of the population lives within a rural area. As it stands, 111 (56%) of these MPs are in favour of remaining within the EU, 72 (36%) want to […]
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