Help us prevent the countryside being sidelined in the upcoming election: write to your local candidates using our form and ask them to ‘Stand up for the countryside’. More than 1,800 people have taken part so far, and we've been getting a lot of replies from candidates - join in and keep the countryside on the election agenda! Link
Green Belt means so many different things to so many different people. For 30 million of us, it's our countryside next door. Despite Green Belt's protected status, there's a constant threat of development while suitable brownfield sites go unused. Green Belt shouldn’t be dismissed lightly; people have a deep bond with their local countryside. Watch our new video to find out why people care so much about Green Belt. Please share this far and wide to deliver a clear message: it’s #OurGreenBelt, it belongs to us and we need our Government to do the right thing and make sure it’s properly protected. Visit www.cpre.org.uk/ourgreenbelt to find out more and share your own Green Belt story.
Plastic bag usage is down by 9 billion - or 83% - due to the 5p charge! Here's our reaction to this brilliant news: Link