Category: National

The Committee on Climate Change publish their Net-Zero Report

climate change sea level rise

On 2 May, the government’s expert advisers, the Committee on Climate Change, published a report on how the UK could meet the international target of limiting global warming to 1.

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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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Tomorrow's the day!

Ballot Box

For you to be part of the change you want - if you have a vote please use it, and consider how your candidates' promises could affect our county, for...

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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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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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How to build 500+ Herefordshire homes without any effect on the rural landscape

Sheffield

A new analysis of councils’ Brownfield Land Registers, published on 25 March by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), demonstrates the huge potential that building on derelict and vacant land has...

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Fracking debate on Thursday -- please contact your MP

Oppose fast track fracking

While it seems as though there's nothing but Brexit, anti-fracking groups including our own National CPRE have been able to force another debate in parliament on the government’s proposals to...

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We need your help!

Oppose fast track fracking

National CPRE are doing a great job keeping fracking in the news; as the industry lobbies the government to weaken the rules on fracking-induced earthquakes it's all the more important...

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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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Fracking back in the news nationally

Fracking protesters win the day

It's excellent news that plans to frack at Roseacre Wood, Lancashire, have been rejected by the Secretary of State, and the communities and campaigners that fought so hard to uphold their...

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