Category: National

Results are out for the Star Count!

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Dark starry skies are a beautiful sight, and a distinctive feature of the countryside.   But too often, light pollution means that many of us can’t see the stars.

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Help keep the public's voice heard in the planning system

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In the wake of new measures brought in to help build quickly during the coronavirus pandemic, CPRE is calling on the government to make sure local communities are still able...

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Stay safe while enjoying the spring sunshine

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The National Trust have made it a little bit easier for people to keep a safe social distance but still get the stimulation and health benefit of fresh air and...

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This is Star Count week!

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You might be disappointed by cloud tonight but you've got the whole week to join us in our nationwide #StarCount, a survey of the darkest and most light-polluted skies .

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Join in with the annual Star Count!

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Every year we team up with the British Astronomical Association and help citizen scientists all over the country to map the darkness of our skies – last year more than...

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Calling all farmers, a chance to record and celebrate your work!

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Our farmers and land managers are the guardians of this beautiful county and now is the chance to highlight the positive work done by many to reverse the decline in...

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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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