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Proper support for rural bus services - sign the petition!

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Last February CPRE and the Campaign for Better Transport published their report 'Transport Desert', focussing on the North East and South West regions of England and showing how the quarter of...

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Still time to join Star Count 2021 and help beat light pollution!

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You can still join in the Star Count 2021 from home - we're only halfway through the week and some clear nights (though chilly!)  are forecast.

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Success for local campaigners against intensive poultry unit

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Sustainable Food Knighton (SFK) are celebrating Powys County Council's admission that it should not have granted planning permission for another intensive poultry unit (IPU).

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Join this year's Big Garden Birdwatch!

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From Friday to Sunday this weekend you can spend an enjoyable hour watching wildlife in your garden, from inside the house if you prefer, and help protect our British birdlife.

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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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Star Count 2021 starts tonight - Herefordshire skies await you!

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The skies over Herefordshire are pretty overcast this evening, and we may even have rain later tonight, but it's still worth checking for the odd window through to the stars.

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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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