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Protecting open spaces, common land, village greens
and public paths in England & Wales since 1865

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We fight proposed wind turbine in Herefordshire

We have objected to an application for a wind turbine, access track, hard-standing, substation and temporary construction-compound in rural Herefordshire. …read more

Defeat of Somerset solar farm

We are delighted that a planning inspector has rejected plans for a solar farm. The development was proposed by MS …read more


Take care of your footpaths

In a recent edition of the Clun Chronicle, Cliff Freund, our long-standing member and former local correspondent for Shropshire, stresses …read more

Global commons conference, Canada, 25-29 May 2015

The commons amid complexity and change is the theme of the next global conference organised by the International Association for …read more

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