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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 fence on limestone beauty-spot

We are fighting an application from the Farleton Knott Commoners’ Association for a 550-metre fence along the west side of …read more

Welsh village greens rescued from damaging law-change

We are delighted to have helped stop the Planning (Wales) Act from making devastating changes to village-green law. The Planning …read more

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Major victory for green spaces of Wales

The Welsh Government has decided not to ape England’s village-greens law. In December 2013 we learnt that the Welsh Government was proposing, …read more

The postwar revolution that altered the English countryside

On 11 May, BBC East marked VE Day: First Days of Peace with a programme on the postwar revolution that …read more

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