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HCPRE Spring Newsletter

2019 May

HCPRE's Spring Newsletter is here, featuring an in-depth look at the Hereford Transport Package, including proposals for a bypass route and an analysis of our objections to planning permission being granted...

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The Committee on Climate Change publish their Net-Zero Report

Energy Page Cefn hill from Vagar Hill

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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Everything you wanted to know about your recycling bin....

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We're looking forward to working with the new Herefordshire Council to look after our county

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Now that all the votes have been counted for Herefordshire Council it is clear that there is no longer a Conservative majority on the new Council.

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Hereford Community Cleans Up again!

The Eco barge Photo Hereford Times

People power struck again when 100 volunteers removed a ton of rubbish from the River Wye.

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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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Hereford's consultation on walking, cycling and bus use

TRANSPORT Busy road A4103 credit David Rose CPRE

Our response to the Hereford Transport Package consultation on walking, cycling, bus and public spaces notes an unhelpful focus on engineering solutions to what is essentially an issue of human behaviour...

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International Dark Sky Week 2019 - making the most of this 'new moon' week

Sky glow

Lots of you helped research by counting the stars for us in February, but even if you didn't manage to get out to do some counting then, why not enjoy...

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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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