Category: National

British trees need 5 minutes of your time!

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December’s election saw every major political party promise mass tree-planting.

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A roadmap to halt insect decline

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In a letter to the editor of the scientific journal Nature, Ecology and Evolution, more than 70 scientists from 54 different institutions across the globe have presented a 'road map'...

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96% of parents think it's important for children to spend time in the natural world, our national survey finds

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Children’s author Michael Morpurgo has supported CPRE's call to include countryside access for every school child in the national curriculum.

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Countryside-loving millenials will vote to save green spaces

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CPRE has commissioned research on people's attitudes to political parties and the countryside, released today.

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Let's talk about it!

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Today National CPRE joined 11 other national green groups in a letter to the Times joining the campaign by students, pensioners and women's groups calling for all party leaders to...

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Treat yourself and ditch the car for a day....

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Next Sunday 22nd September, to be precise, which is this year's World Car Free Day.

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More problems from Preston New Road fracking site

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

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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

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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?

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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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