Category: National

Join us in action to halt climate change!

The time is now

On June 26 th , The Time is Now, a mass lobby for climate, nature and people, will take place in Westminster.

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Thank you so much.........

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In this National Volunteers Week it's the perfect time to say a big thank you to all our volunteers . .

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Rural affordable housing - a 'how-to' guide

Affordable rural housing

Have you ever wondered how anyone can afford to live in the country? With 2,234 families on Herefordshire's Local Authority Housing waiting list in April of 2018, National CPRE's recent briefing...

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The Committee on Climate Change publish their Net-Zero Report

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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

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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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Star count 2019 - No 'truly dark' skies in Herefordshire, sadly

Dark sky image. Photo Matthew Savage

Photo Matthew Savage 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...

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It's #WorldWormWeek! Wonderful worms....

world worm week

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

Energy Page Cefn hill from Vagar Hill

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

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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!

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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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