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Hereford Beryl bikes well and truly settled in

Beryl and Edward

It's only been a month and over 8,000 km have been cycled using Hereford's new Beryl bikes scheme.

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Join Shropshire's Green Clean!

Green Clean

Our sister organisation, Shropshire CPRE, has organised not one but 3 Green Clean events, if you're heading north from Herefordshire why not join in one of them? The details are: 1) Madeley...

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More problems from Preston New Road fracking site

Accredited Preston New Road

Photograph: Eddie Thornton An earthquake measuring 2. 9 on Richter scale has in Blackpool is the fourth to hit the area in just six days. . . .

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Healthy farm soils can make for healthy profits too

Commercial suckler cows out at grass C Tom Scrivener

Photo: Tom Scrivener Herefordshire Rural Hub are promoting an event to showcase successful rotational grazing systems with bio-diverse swards, demonstrating how they can benefit commercial livestock production. . .

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Time to redefine what is 'affordable'

Affordable rural housing July 19

A new 'affordable housing' definition could slash rural rent prices by up to a half.

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Our next meeting, why not come along?

Energy Page Cefn hill from Vagar Hill

Want to know what we do, or find out more about recent planning and countryside issues?  Do come and join us at next week's Executive Committee meeting! Members and interested parties...

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The cyclists of tomorrow honing their skills!

Balance bikes in action

Over 280 children in the Ledbury area have benefited over the last year from an exciting project co-funded by LACF, Ledbury Town Council, Ledbury Civic Society, Ledbury Rotary, Eastnor Lodge, Tesco...

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Great news from National CPRE - the public is solidly behind an all-in deposit return system

bottles on river bed

Almost three-quarters (72%) of people would support a deposit return system for plastic and glass drinks bottles and aluminium cans being rolled out across the whole of the UK, according...

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A vision for a sustainable food and farming system

Roots

National CPRE have welcomed a new report, Our Future in the Land, published by a food and farming support charity.

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How many butterflies?

Butterfly id.

The national Big Butterfly Count started yesterday, a chance for all of us to help monitor and conserve  the health of our environment.

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