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News release archive

You can read our news releases from the previous last three years.

The Treasury ‘doesn’t like introducing new taxes’. Generally, this is good news, but the Break the Bag Habit campaign wants to make one thing clear: charging 5p for re-usable carrier bags is not a tax.
Emerging evidence raises significant concerns about whether the reformed planning system is capable of securing development the country needs and preventing damaging schemes in the wrong locations.
CPRE launch a challenge to the Government to create a brighter future for England’s landscapes
With just over half of English councils not prepared for the Government’s planning reforms, what are the consequences for the countryside?
Nominations for the ‘Marsh Award for a Beautiful and Litter-free Countryside’ are now open - do you know a litter hero?
Horse meat scandal shows benefits of short supply chains. CPRE says Government and supermarkets must restore faith in seriously dysfunctional system

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