48 Messages

Mark Robinson, CPRE · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 8:02 AM

Another campaign win

PM signals a commitment to protecting our green spaces Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update October 2021   Dear John This week, the Prime Minister used his Conservative Party Conference speech to signal a brownfield-first app…
Mark Robinson, CPRE · [email protected]
September 18, 2021 at 8:03 AM

A big win for the countryside

Boris Johnson is reported to be rethinking his government's deeply unpopular planning proposals Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update September 2021   Dear John We're heading into autumn with a big campaign win, with governmen…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
August 14, 2021 at 8:19 AM

Open to read our latest countryside news round-up

Check out our latest campaigns Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update August 2021   Dear John We have another packed edition of countryside news for your weekend reading pleasure.  Find out the latest on the government’s propos…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
August 12, 2021 at 4:11 PM

Through your eyes: a week in our countryside

Watch and share Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John The countryside, for us, isn’t just about rolling fields, shady woods or the scurry of a fieldmouse (although those things are great!)  It’s about the stories, experiences and community that we c…
Maddy, CPRE · [email protected]
July 23, 2021 at 6:00 PM

Hedgerows

Tell the government to take action Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John Hedgerows are the unsung heroes of our countryside. They have been a defining feature for over a thousand years, bringing landscapes to life with character and beauty.  They co…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
July 13, 2021 at 6:01 PM

What does the countryside mean to you?

Share your story with us Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Hi John, We know that spending time in the countryside is special to us all, it brings people and nature together.  But it's about more than being outdoors in nature. Our countryside g…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
July 10, 2021 at 8:02 AM

A birthday bottle for Boris

Check out our latest campaigns Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update July 2021   Dear John The birdsong may be quietening, but our campaigns definitely aren’t. From cleaning up the litter crisis to defending local democracy in…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
June 12, 2021 at 8:13 AM

Nature's heroes

All the latest news from us at CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update June 2021   Dear John We’re all about nature’s heroes - those unsung parts of the countryside that bring outsized benefits for nature, people and the cl…
Maddy, CPRE · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 5:30 PM

8 billion wasted

Sign our message in a bottle Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Dear John, Did you know we waste 8 billion drinks containers every year in the UK, many ending up as litter in our countryside and green spaces? Shocking isn’t it.   Luckily the solution is …
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
May 8, 2021 at 8:22 AM

The government’s bottling it

All the latest news from us at CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update May 2021   Dear John Our countryside is littered with discarded, single-use drinks bottles and cans. They harm wildlife, pollute our waterways and spoil…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
April 10, 2021 at 8:34 AM

Campaign wins and the latest countryside news

All the latest news from us at CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update April 2021   Dear John April is a month of change in the countryside – flowers are blooming, leaves reappearing and wildlife awakening. And you, our sup…
Emma Marrington, CPRE · [email protected]
April 6, 2021 at 5:04 PM

Star Count: the results are in

Stellar gain: Results show a drop in severe light pollution Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John Back in February, we asked you to help us map the nation’s view of the night sky. An incredible 7,845 counts were submitted - our biggest year ever! We…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
March 13, 2021 at 9:26 AM

Green Belt under pressure and coal mine blocked

All the latest news from us at CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update March 2021   Dear John Local countryside and green spaces have been a lifeline through lockdown. That’s why we’re troubled by the findings of our latest…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
February 13, 2021 at 9:41 AM

Sign the petition for a reliable bus service for every community

All the latest updates from CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update February 2021   Dear John We all have the right to a full, rich life – wherever we live. But without regular bus services, many people in rural communities…
Emma Marrington, CPRE · [email protected]
February 6, 2021 at 10:46 AM

Star Count is live!

A lockdown-friendly activity for this week Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John Star Count is now open for submissions! Doing a count is simple - whether you live in town or country, just look to the night sky on a clear night from tonight until 14…
Emma Marrington, CPRE · [email protected]
January 18, 2021 at 6:01 PM

How to take part in Star Count from home

Let's discover the stars Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John A velvety black sky scattered with shining stars is a sight we should all have the opportunity to see. But too often, light pollution obscures our view of stars. Just 3% of people in Eng…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
January 9, 2021 at 9:56 AM

Star Count, the stay at home edition

All the latest updates from CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update January 2021   Dear John Even in dark times such as these, the countryside can lift our spirits. While not all of us live with local access to the countrys…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
December 21, 2020 at 6:21 PM

Season’s greetings from us at CPRE

A look at what you've helped us achieve in 2020 Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Hi John This has been a year that none of us will forget in a hurry. All of us have made great sacrifices this year, and I know that many of you have had an exceptionally …
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
December 12, 2020 at 9:08 AM

310,000 people, foraged Christmas wreaths and a chat with Bill Bailey

All the latest updates from CPRE Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update December 2020   Dear John We’ve got a bumper edition this month, including some lovely green Christmas decoration ideas, (feeling festive yet?) so I’ll kee…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
November 14, 2020 at 9:28 AM

Connecting with the countryside during lockdown 2.0

In this issue: Mobilising councillors, rural homelessness and hedgerows through the seasons Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update November 2020   Dear John As a second lockdown starts in England, we're once again reminded of t…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
October 10, 2020 at 8:19 AM

Planning campaign – we’re making progress, and other news

In this issue: Planning campaign updates, Black History Month, exploring wellbeing  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update October 2020   Hi John Autumn can be a tumultuous season – ranging from sunny and warm on one day, to we…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
September 12, 2020 at 8:13 AM

✍️ Sign the petition: Don’t deregulate planning

Will you add your name?  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update September 2020   Hi John The government is pushing ahead with changes to the planning system that pose a huge risk to the countryside and the communities living an…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
August 8, 2020 at 8:09 AM

A planning system shake-up

In this issue: changes to planning, a green recovery, butterflies and the story of peat  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update August 2020   Hi John This time of year is the time of plenty in the countryside. Bees are buzzing,…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
July 11, 2020 at 8:14 AM

Let's regenerate the countryside

In this issue: our regeneration manifesto, a green recovery, and our new climate action plan  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update July 2020   Hi John Connecting with nature was a lifeline for many of us during the hardest mo…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
June 13, 2020 at 7:48 AM

How’s your view of the stars?

In this issue: Star Count results, our new podcast, and road-building  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update June 2020   Dear John Back in February, we asked you to help us map the nation’s view of the night sky. An incredible…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
May 9, 2020 at 8:13 AM

The planning system in times of crisis, and nature during lockdown

In this issue: take action on planning, how nature is sustaining us in lockdown, and discover the dawn chorus  Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update May 2020   Dear John In these exceptional times, new planning legislation has…
CPRE Raffle · [email protected]
May 2, 2020 at 8:19 AM

John, could you be a winner this spring?

Play the CPRE raffle today Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Dear John,  Despite the upheaval of recent weeks, we hope you and your loved ones have been keeping well. With spring now well and truly in the air, on these stranger days, we can still rely …
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
April 4, 2020 at 7:53 AM

Some ideas from us to stay connected to the countryside

Connect with the nature on your doorstep   Campaigns Update April 2020   Dear John This is the time of the month when I’d usually send you an update on our campaigns and the latest news affecting the countryside. But I thought I’d instead share with…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
March 20, 2020 at 5:17 PM

Keeping connected in difficult times

We all need to support each other during this difficult time  Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Dear John I hope you’re safe and well. I’m sure your mind is full of uncertainties, ‘what ifs’ and thoughts on how to keep your family safe. Looking out for…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
March 14, 2020 at 8:52 AM

Spring is in the air

In this issue: Springtime, planning reforms, lost footpaths Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update March 2020   Dear John It’s at this time of year that nature starts to wake up. Spring is advancing its way across the countrysi…
Emma Marrington, CPRE · [email protected]
February 21, 2020 at 5:19 PM

Star Count is live!

You can submit your star count from today Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Dear John Star Count is now open for submissions! Star Count is our annual citizen science project to map the nation’s view of the night sky, and we’d love you to take part.  Do…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
February 8, 2020 at 8:41 AM

Let’s reclaim our starry skies

In this issue of Campaigns Update: Star Count, good housing design, rural transport, Green Belt appeal Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update February 2020   Dear John We’re counting the stars this February – and we need your h…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
January 18, 2020 at 8:52 AM

Kick-start the New Year with some winter walking wellness

In this issue: Winter walks, Agriculture Bill and Star Count Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update January 2020   Dear John The New Year is a time of fresh starts and new beginnings, and we’re starting to see the stirrings of …
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
December 21, 2019 at 9:09 AM

John, what a year we’ve had – thanks for being part of it!

We're glad to have you on our side Trouble viewing email? Open in browser   Dear John As 2019 draws to a close, it’s time to reflect on the successes we’ve achieved together.  It’s been a big year for our countryside.   I’m delighted to report that, with your …
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
December 14, 2019 at 8:41 AM

John, what next for the countryside?

In this issue: Election update, Countryfile, and countryside visits Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update December 2019   Dear John As we approach the end of the year, I’m sure many of you are thinking about festive celebratio…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
December 5, 2019 at 5:22 PM

RE: John, there’s just one week until the election

Will you join us to ask your election candidates to back  a thriving countryside? Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Dear John It’s hard to believe, but there’s just one week to go until polling day. Since I emailed you last week, CPRE supporters just l…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
November 23, 2019 at 8:50 AM

ELECTION ACTION: Ask your candidates to back the countryside

This election is a crucial moment for our countryside Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Dear John This election could be a watershed moment for our countryside. It’s a huge opportunity for us all to demand politicians take ambitious steps to help our …
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
November 9, 2019 at 8:39 AM

Will the countryside get your vote in the general election?

In this issue: Fracking, Green Belts, the general election Trouble viewing email? Open it in browser   Campaigns Update November 2019   Dear John At CPRE, we live for those moments that show we’re making a real impact on the future of the countrysi…
Sam Keyte, CPRE · [email protected]
November 2, 2019 at 9:49 AM

BIG NEWS: Fracking campaign win

Trouble viewing email? Open in browser.   Dear John I’ve got some huge news for you. The government has ditched fracking! It has just announced an end to their support for fracking in England, conceding to years of hard-fought campaigning from local communitie…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
October 19, 2019 at 7:46 AM

RE: John, please help persuade the government to make recycling BIGGER

Can you donate today to help us win a 'brownfield first' policy?   Dear John A few weeks ago, I sent you an email about our campaign to persuade the government to think BIGGER about recycling – by recognising that we need to avoid single-use land as well as si…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
October 12, 2019 at 7:58 AM

A brighter future for our National Parks?

In this issue: National Park review | Countryside Clean-up | No to new roads | Green Belts   Campaigns Update October 2019   Dear John Many of us have early memories of spending time in the countryside and making our first connection with it. Some o…
Crispin Truman, CPRE · [email protected]
September 28, 2019 at 7:39 AM

John, please help persuade the government to make recycling BIGGER

Can you donate today to help us win a 'brownfield first' policy?   Dear John Right now, movements like Extinction Rebellion are waking people up to the urgent need to take better care of our environment and finite resources. With your help, we can make the con…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
September 14, 2019 at 7:55 AM

Join the movement for a litter-free countryside

In this issue: Green Clean | Climate action | Fracking update   Campaigns Update September 2019   Dear John September is our month of Green Clean action, and our groups have already been extremely busy! From countryside to coastline, our green space…
CPRE Raffle · [email protected]
August 31, 2019 at 8:10 AM

John, could you be celebrating with our Summer Raffle?

Enter CPRE's Summer Raffle today to win one of our sizzling summer prizes!   Dear John, Peaceful walks, country pubs and villages bursting with life: we hope you’ve had plenty of opportunities this summer to enjoy all the things that make the English countrysi…
Calum McGregor, CPRE · [email protected]
August 10, 2019 at 7:50 AM

Will you help us clean up the countryside?

In this issue: Green Clean | Changes at CPRE | Deposit return update    Campaigns Update August 2019   Dear John This September, we’re on a mission to clean up our countryside – and we want you to join us. CPRE’s Green Clean is a nationwide litter p…
Calum McGregor · [email protected]
July 31, 2019 at 4:08 PM

We've got some exciting news...

CPRE Email Template   View this email in browser       We're making some changes     Dear John, Back in February, we asked you to tell us what the countryside means to you and why you care about it, to help us develop our plans to take us …
CPRE Campaigns · [email protected]
July 13, 2019 at 7:58 AM

How thousands came together to persuade politicians The Time is Now

CPRE Email Template   View this email in browser       Campaigns update     Dear Supporter, We’re all united by our love of the countryside, nature and the environment – but we need politicians to act to make sure it’s there for future gen…
CPRE Campaigns · [email protected]
July 13, 2019 at 3:54 AM

Thanks for standing up for your countryside

  View this email in browser       Welcome, John     Dear John, Thanks for signing up to our email updates. We're so glad to have you on board and hope you find our news about CPRE's work valuable and follow our campaigns to protect t…