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We are working for a beautiful and living countryside throughout the county

Our aim is to influence planning decisions that affect the countryside at local and national levels, and to initiate and support activities that directly improve the countryside and rural communities

A beautiful, tranquil, diverse and productive countryside is fundamental to people’s quality of life, wherever they live


A beautiful Christmas present

Do you know a lover of the Northamptonshire counryside who would appreciate a fine book in their (metaphorical) Christmas stocking?  Perhaps someone who no longer lives in the county, but has fond memories of it?  Or maybe you are someone…

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HS2 - CPRE is petitioning Parliament

This petition - filed by our National Office - is a formal summary of CPRE's grounds of objection to the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill, which would give planning approval for phase 1 of High Speed 2. It calls…

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Witches' Knickers

Why do we keep going on about Witches' Knickers?  Because it is a phrase that resonates particularly well with schoolchildren - a constituency we really need to connect with if we are to change attitudes to littering. We first heard…

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