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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  • A recent landmark victory was our challenge to Dorset Council’s decision to deregister part of Leigh Common to allow development.
  • Saving a path at Hope-under-Dinsmore from diversion so walkers can continue to enjoy this footpath through beautiful Herefordshire countryside
  • Cornish land at Trevellion Moor has been restored to the commons register following research by our local commons re-registration officer.

We have also responded to:

We have also:

  • Been appointed to serve on three expert groups advising the Welsh Government access reform process
  • Worked on revision of National Trust common land policy document
  • 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.