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Count the stars to combat light pollution!

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Last February, during a wet and stormy week, 30 Herefordshire supporters showed great persistence in managing to find a clear moment to count the stars they could see in Orion...

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Vision for Planning launched

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Today CPRE joined forces with 17 other organisations to launch our 'Vision for Planning' - our answer to the Government's damaging new changes.

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As 2020 ends..Thank you to our volunteers and members!

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At the close of 2020 we'd like to send our best wishes to all our members who give us their vital support over the year, and a massive thank you...

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New report highlights Litter in Lockdown - and what we can do about it

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Last week CPRE launched its 'Litter in Lockdown' report, which used litter surveying, testimony from local authority officers and the CPRE network, a new YouGov poll commissioned by CPRE and a...

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Herefordshire Council votes to protect nature

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The move by Herefordshire Council last week to increase consideration of and protection for the ecology of our beautiful county, by adding the word 'ecological' to the Climate Emergency already...

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Gov't rethink on planning deregulation

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Herefordshire CPRE are cautiously optimistic but delighted to hear that the government are reconsidering using an algorithm for housing numbers in our county and throughout England.

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The Council's new waste strategy - you decide!

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It's all change for Herefordshire Council's waste collection strategy - prompted by 3 events; the new national waste strategy published by the government in 2018, "Our Waste, Our Resources: A Strategy for...

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It's World Soil Day

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The focus of World Soil Day is "Keep soil alive, Protect soil biodiversity".

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Environment Secretary lauches Path to Sustainable Farming

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George Eustice today launched the Government's 'Path to sustainable farming', saying the plan would remove the old arbitrary subsidies and 'replace them with new payments and new incentives to reward farmers...

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Thanks and appreciation to our planning team

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A Review of the past 7 years of our planning team's hard work has spotlighted the effort and skill put in - for which we are all so grateful -...

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