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Destructive mineral plan for Trent Valley

18 November 2014

We have objected strongly to plans for mineral extraction in the Shelford Valley on the Trent in Nottinghamshire.  The society …read more

We object to new houses next to Booker Common and bridleway

12 November 2014

We have objected to a planning application from Bramley Homes for two houses on land next to the former Live …read more

Campaigners condemn common-land swap for motorsport development

11 November 2014

We have joined the Brecon Beacons Park Society and Gwent Wildlife Trust in condemning the Heads of the Valleys Development Company’s …read more

Henley’s hat-trick for public paths and access

9 November 2014

The society has praised Henley Town Council for a hat-trick of successes on public paths and public access. Our general secretary, …read more

We defend village greens in Welsh Government inquiry

7 November 2014

We have spoken out in defence of village greens in Wales which, we say, are essential to the health and …read more

Lake District Park Authority rejects ‘Legoland’ development at White Moss

5 November 2014

The Lake District National Park Authority’s Development Control Committee today rejected plans for the development of White Moss. Jim Lowther, …read more

We fight devastation of Radnorshire’s jewel

3 November 2014

We have objected to two applications from Hendy Wind Farm Ltd to devastate Llandegley Rhos Common for a wind-farm on …read more

Peer’s development plan threatens Lake District World Heritage status

Jim Lowther, brother of the eighth Earl of Lonsdale, who is custodian of the family’s 117-square-mile estate, is planning to …read more

Newhaven Beach: landmark case for village greens to be heard in Supreme Court

31 October 2014

The landmark case for the registration of land as a village green, at West Beach, Newhaven, East Sussex, is set …read more

Beauty-spot sun factory is rejected

We are delighted that plans for 29,000 solar panels on open fields at Forty Green, near Bledlow in Bucks, have …read more

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