Category: Local

Campaigners explore the issues around the Bypass....

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Herefordshire Transport Alliance, Wye Ruin It?  and Here for Hereford hosted a stall (and more - Hereford's 'first electric bus'!) in High Town to meet with the public and help people...

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Star struck?

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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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Don't forget....

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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

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

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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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The Ocle Pychard polytunnel proposals

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

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

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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!

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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!

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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

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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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