Category: Local

The Ocle Pychard polytunnel proposals

Winter view from the Churchyard

HCPRE is vigorously campaigning against the recent planning application. . . Find out more in our Current Planning Issues section

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Don't forget....

Orion showing the major stars v2

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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CPRE's new maps show more than a third of people can’t easily enjoy England’s most beautiful countryside

AONBs inaccessible to many say CPRE

Here in Herefordshire we benefit from being close to 2 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) - The Malvern Hills and The Wye Valley, but not everyone is so lucky.

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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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The latest Consultation on active travel includes the Bypass but still worth a look...

Cycle use

If you visit this page on Herefordshire Council's website you can get details on the proposed latest consultations -- on the Hereford Transport Package which "includes the proposed Hereford Bypass and...

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Starting a local campaign in line with our aims? We may be able to help

HHP page Little Birch hedge surveyors

Organisations within the county working to preserve and support the tranquillity of Herefordshire’s countryside could get a financial boost from HCPRE's small grant fund.

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Neighbourhood Development Plans - we DO want Herefordshire to use them in planning decisions!

Ledbury traffic

Excellent news that both Ledbury and Peterstow overwhelmingly voted 'Yes', giving the NDP some weight when planning applications are considered and therefore giving local people's views some weight.

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Practical local action for sustainability - Ledbury has its very own e-bike!

Handing over the keys

Ledbury Area Cycle Forum are hoping to reach those of us who find local hills and windy days too much like hard work on a regular bicycle, but want to...

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Tighter controls coming in Wales on agricultural water pollution

river

Tougher regulations on fertiliser storage and use have been announced by the Welsh Assembly Secretary for Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, to protect Welsh water courses, many of which subsequently flow through...

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Positive results, well done all supporters of the campaign against Mortimer Forest being developed!

mortimer forest protest

The plan to build 68 luxury holiday cabins in Mortimer Forest has been axed, thanks are due to the energetic and persistent campaigners.

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