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Common landscapes

20 January 2015

Today a taskgroup of 27 organisations launches its report Landscapes for Everyone (see below) in parliament, calling on politicians to …read more

We object to further assault on Nuneaton’s old common

19 January 2015

We have objected to further plans from Gladman Developments Ltd to build 262 houses on former common land at Plough Hill …read more

Welsh Assembly debates Circuit of Wales

We have sent a briefing to Antoinette Sandbach, shadow Welsh environment minister and Assembly Member for North Wales, who is …read more

Thomas Hardy would breathe a sigh of relief

15 January 2015

We are delighted that Kingston Maurward College has withdrawn its plans to build 70 houses on parkland at Thomas Hardy’s …read more

Pressure groups fight fencing plan in Lake District’s wilderness

14 January 2015

We are backing our member the Friends of the Lake District in fighting a plan by United Utilities to erect …read more

New call for Thames Path riverside route

6 January 2015

We have objected to a planning application from Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council to create a short footpath along Ray …read more

Footpath in Godstone, Surrey, has been saved

5 January 2015

A planning inspector has ruled that a footpath at Godstone, Surrey, will not be moved. The footpath, Godstone 140B, runs …read more

We fight solar farm in New Forest National Park

2 January 2015

MTS Exbury Solar Ltd has applied to build a solar farm on nine hectares of land east of Lepe Farm, …read more

Dismay at decision to keep Cornish rail-crossing closed

27 December 2014

A public-inquiry inspector has ruled that the footpath across the railway line near Penzance in Cornwall is to remain closed. …read more

Wycombe Council rejects plans which threatened common and bridleway

23 December 2014

Wycombe District Council has rejected a planning application from Bramley Homes which threatened Booker Common and a public bridleway. The …read more

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