Gloucestershire Campaign to Protect Rural England

Skip to navigation
CPRE is concerned that A417 Missing Link proposals are not good enough for the Cotswolds AONB

CPRE is concerned that A417 Missing Link proposals are not good enough for the Cotswolds AONB

21 February 2018

Although CPRE welcomes the Government’s commitment to deliver a road scheme to resolve long-standing problems of congestion, road safety and air quality, the environment charity has serious concerns about present proposals.  The environmental sensitivity of the Crickley Hill area cannot be overstated.  As part of the designated Cotswolds AONB, this dramatic landscape has important nationally recognised wildlife habitats and ancient monuments. All these factors demand a road scheme designed to embrace environmental considerations at its very heart rather than as an add on.

Read more

Vegetables do matter! Launch of 2018 Awards at successful new farm shop

Vegetables do matter! Launch of 2018 Awards at successful new farm shop

12 February 2018

CPRE Gloucestershire has launched its 2018 Rural Excellence Awards scheme at Vegetable Matters, the new North Cotswolds farm Shop in Ebrington.

Read more

Independent research into housing development highlights the pressures in the Cotswolds AONB

Independent research into housing development highlights the pressures in the Cotswolds AONB

 

15 November 2017

JOINT PRESS RELEASE BY THE COTSWOLDS CONSERVATION BOARD AND CPRE

Today sees the publication of an independent review by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) and National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) of housing development in England’s AONBs.

Read more

CPRE Gloucestershire Branch welcomes the launch of ‘Building with Nature’

CPRE Gloucestershire Branch welcomes the launch of ‘Building with Nature’

8 November 2017

'Building with Nature’ is the UK’s first certification scheme for green infrastructure.  Developed by the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust in partnership with the University of the West of England, it aims to increase the quality of new development to deliver real benefits for communities and the environment.

Read more

Back to top

bg-glade