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Rural Homes

Shaun Spiers speaks to BBC Farming Today about why rural communities need more affordable homes. 

(Interview starts at 7mins30)

 

News

Campaigners call on Government to demonstrate commitment to protecting England’s National Parks

Campaigners call on Government to demonstrate commitment to protecting England’s National Parks

Short-term economic priorities are overriding long-established protections and allowing inappropriate development in England’s National Parks,…

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New consultation tool lets communities take lead in planning their own low carbon future

New consultation tool lets communities take lead in planning their own low carbon future

Local communities have a new way to help the country meet its obligation to tackle…

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Housing White Paper: tackling housing crisis needs realistic housing targets

Housing White Paper: tackling housing crisis needs realistic housing targets

CPRE warns that inflated and unrealistic housing targets will fail to meet communities’ needs and…

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Celebrating 90 years of CPRE

Celebrating 90 years of CPRE

  On 7 December, 90 years ago, an event worthy of celebration took place: the…

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CPRE lecture: infrastructure and the countryside

CPRE lecture: infrastructure and the countryside

For our cities and rural areas to move forward, we need to improve our country’s…

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National Parks protection: have we dropped the ball?

National Parks protection: have we dropped the ball?

National Parks… designated for their national significance, natural beauty, cultural heritage, wildlife and recreational opportunities.…

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