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The Ocle Pychard polytunnel proposals

Winter view from the Churchyard

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

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Who cares about waste?

Waste v2

We do!  HCPRE have just responded to the consultation on the draft Minerals and Waste Local Plan, which closed last week.

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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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Craswall 'lambing shed' application

Craswall Lambing Shed

This has now been refused  -we have been active as part of the opposition to this retrospective application for a lambing shed complete with stairs, scenic views and a woodburner.

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Campaigners explore the issues around the Bypass....

Council bypass pic v2

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?

Light pollution 2 Hereford Municipal tip

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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Ocle Pychard Neighbourhood Development Plan - approved by the community

Ocle Pychard photograph Parish Council

Yesterday's polling resulted in 85% for - for full results visit the Parish Council website.

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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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Women and the Countryside

Molly Trevelyan was a lifelong advocate of education on rural matters

National CPRE hosted a conference last week (speakers included our own president Emma Bridgewater) to celebrate the achievements of women in defending our countryside -- you can hear the event by...

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Don't forget....

Orion showing the major stars v2

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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