About Open Spaces Society

Open Spaces Society - campaigning for paths and open spaces since 1865

The Open Spaces Society is Britain’s oldest national conservation body.

  • We campaign for stronger protection and opportunities for everyone to enjoy commons, greens and paths.
  • We defend open spaces against loss and pressures from development.
  • We assist local communities so that they can safeguard their green spaces for future generations to enjoy.
  • The society is a small charity and receives no public funding.
  • Our campaigning works!

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