Media

If you need to find out more about our work or want to interview someone at CPRE, please contact the press office and we’ll put you in touch with one of our spokespeople.

We also have images and publications available to the media.

Contact our press office

If you are a journalist looking to find out more about our work or wanting to interview a CPRE expert, please contact the press office on:

Jonathan Jones – 07739 332 796, JonathanJ@cpre.org.uk.

For any out-of-hours enquiries, please call the same number and you will be redirected to the relevant team member.

Recent press releases

06 July 2021: Planning Bill could ‘oust people and nature’, say campaigners

16 June 2021: We demand a fair deal on heating

22 April 2021: ‘Crown jewels’ of our countryside under threat like never before, CPRE analysis of AONBs reveals

6 April 2021: Dramatic reduction in light pollution during lockdown, Star Count reveals

22 March 2021: Five times more funding needed to ‘bus back better’ in rural England

17 March 2021: New data: Over 8 billion drinks bottles and cans wasted in the UK in 2019

25 February 2021: Pressure on Green Belt quadruples since 2013, says CPRE

22 February 2021: Government must to more to tackle rural disadvantage, campaigners urge

18 February 2021: Government should rethink approach to Oxford-Cambridge Arc, says CPRE

14 January 2021: Coalition of 18 organisations tells government to rethink planning changes

2020

17 December 2020: Three in four people report rise in PPE litter since coronavirus, says CPRE

10 December 2020: English councillors in revolt over plans to dismantle planning system

22 November 2020: Our poll shows over half of MPs oppose the government’s planning changes

28 October 2020: Rural homelessness doubles since 2018, says CPRE

21 October 2020: Enough brownfield land for 1.3 million new homes, CPRE report reveals

1 October 2020: Housing algorithm will threaten valued countryside, says CPRE analysis

1 October 2020: Single-use society must end, says CPRE

1 October 2020: CPRE calls for the burning of peatland to stop

7 August 2020: Net-zero virtually impossible without more ambition on peatlands

5 August 2020: Government planning reforms don’t pass the acid test for community voice

8 July 2020: Greener, better, faster: how the countryside can tackle climate change

6 July 2020: Homes for heroes: huge lack of affordable homes for rural key workers

1 July 2020: A ‘once in a generation chance’ to unleash the potential of the countryside

25 June 2020: Simon Murray elected as new Chair of CPRE

16 June 2020: Major rethink of garden cities and towns needed, according to CPRE

4 June 2020: Over two-thirds want to see local green spaces enhanced, we find