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Making it happen - More inspirational developments needed to meet rural social housing needs

Making it happen - More inspirational developments needed to meet rural social housing needs

13 March 2019

CPRE Gloucestershire’s Rural Excellence Award 2019 Scheme is now open for nominations. The Awards panel are hoping to encourage nominations from teams of professionals who are tackling significant rural issues like affordable rented housing. ‘The example set by the 100% affordable housing development at Whittington Close, St Briavels, last year, is an inspirational illustration of the local District Council working with partners to provide nine rental properties, meeting an identified housing need,’ comments Richard Lloyd, Vice Chair of CPRE Gloucestershire.

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New CPRE member's passion for walls

New CPRE member's passion for walls

9 January 2019

I recently had the privilege of interviewing a new CPRE Gloucestershire member, Chris Leach, who is a well-known face around the Cotswolds. Chris is a true example of someone who found a rural passion and turned it into his job. Those of you who are lucky enough to combine passion with employment will know it does not come quickly or easily. It often takes hours, even years, of dedication and considerable experience but always accompanied with a love of what you do. Chris is no exception and now builds and restores Cotswold dry-stone walls all over Gloucestershire and beyond.

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CPRE Gloucestershire Annual General Meeting 2019

CPRE Gloucestershire Annual General Meeting 2019

30 March 2019

DON'T MISS OUR BRANCH AGM ON THURSDAY 30TH MAY

This year our Branch AGM is to be held at Rendcomb College, off the A435 between Cheltenham and Cirencester. It will be on Thursday, 30th May.

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CPRE Welcomes 'Wilder'

CPRE Welcomes 'Wilder'

8 April 2019

CPRE welcomes ‘Wilder’, the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trusts’ Manifesto for our county.

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