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CPRE Berkshire's campaigns

CPRE Berkshire's campaigns

The Berkshire countryside is under threat. Here's what we've been doing about it. 

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Why is the Green Belt so Important?

Why is the Green Belt so Important?

Why is the Green Belt so important? "The answer to our housing crises does not lie in tearing up the Green Belt. Barely 13 percent of this country is covered by such a designation but it serves a valuable and very specific purpose. Green Belts exist not to preserve landscapes but to prevent urban sprawl.  That is what they were created for in the 1950s and that is the valuable purpose they still serve today".  - The Prime Minister, The Rt.Hon.Theresa May, MP

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Branch AGM 2018

Branch AGM 2018

The Branch AGM is to be held on Wednesday 8th August 2018 at 7pm in the Long Gallery, Englefield House, Englefield, Reading.  Richard Knox-Johnston, Chair of London Green Belt Council will be the speaker.

Please contact the Branch Office for details.  Last year our speaker was the new CPRE President, Emma Bridgewater.

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Dorothy Morley Conservation Award 2018

Dorothy Morley Conservation Award 2018

Conservation Award 2018: Expressions of interest are now invited from Berkshire Schools for the 2018 Conservation Award - APPLY NOW & contact the Branch Office for details.

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