Our campaigning works!

We never stop fighting to protect the open spaces people love.
We tirelessly campaign for stronger protection for village greens, commons and footpaths.
Here are just some of our most recent campaigns and initiatives.




Village Greens


Rights of Way


Open Spaces
In the past year we have responded to almost

0 Calls

for guidance on protection & management

Examples of our key recent successes:

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We have also responded to:

  • Defra's consultation on measuring environmental change – draft indicators framework for the 25 Year Environmental Plan
  • Defra's consultation on conservation covenants
  • Defra's consultation on biodiversity net gain
  • Welsh Government consultation on Sustainable Farming and our land.
  • Welsh Government consultation on a National Development Framework

We have also:

  • Worked on revision of National Trust common land policy document
  • Attended Wales Commons Act 2006 advisory group to continue progress in implementing electronic registers and preparing for full Part 1 and Part 2 implementation.
  • Continued our work to identify and formally register commons currently omitted from the commons register.
  • Run training courses for local authorities on commons and green spaces.