Category: Events

CPRE is active in a global network for a Clean Planet - and great news from Scotland

Jill windmill South Downs Intl Day of Action

Scotland has just announced the first deposit return system for all drinks containers in the UK on the International Day of Action for a Clean Planet - CPRE is one...

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Everything you wanted to know about your recycling bin....

Waste less

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Star count 2019 - No 'truly dark' skies in Herefordshire, sadly

Starry sky with light glow

The results are out! Well done all of you who braved some chilly night skies to join our citizen science project, mapping 'truly dark' (sadly not many) to severely light-polluted...

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International Dark Sky Week 2019 - making the most of this 'new moon' week

Skies over Elan Valley

Lots of you helped research by counting the stars for us in February, but even if you didn't manage to get out to do some counting then, why not enjoy...

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It's #WorldWormWeek! Wonderful worms....

worm

Last spring farmers all over the country supported soil science researchers by digging for worms - the results showed that 42% of fields had very few or completely lacked key types of...

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Star struck?

Energy Page Cefn hill from Vagar Hill

There's just two more nights to help monitor light pollution across the country by counting the stars in our 2019 Star Count . . . .

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Women and the Countryside

Molly Trevelyan was a lifelong advocate of education on rural matters

National CPRE hosted a conference last week (speakers included our own president Emma Bridgewater) to celebrate the achievements of women in defending our countryside -- you can hear the event by...

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Don't forget....

Energy Page Cefn hill from Vagar Hill

to count the stars - if you've been defeated by the cloudy evenings so far, there's still several weeks to go (but you will need to look later in the...

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Join the National Star Count!

Light pollution 1 Road lights

CPRE Star Count From 2nd to 9th February CPRE is calling on amateur astronomers and anyone else who is interested in the night sky to take part in the 2019 Star...

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CPRE's Green Clean - results are in! We call for a properly designed comprehensive Deposit Return System

Green Clean

CPRE's recent national Litter pick collected a staggering 11,212 drinks containers of all materials and sizes – but the imminent introduction of a deposit return system is set to spark...

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