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Sophie Spencer

Sophie Spencer

CPRE Avonside has objected to the removal from the Green Belt of the last working farm in the Bristol Green Belt.

Nothing we have seen to date changes our position that this expansion will be damaging to the landscape and environment of North Somerset, and we believe that the economic case that is driving this expansion is seriously questionable.

CPRE Avonside has submitted the first few in a long list of further comments to the Inspectors who will examine the West of England Joint Spatial Plan, starting this July. The plan has huge implications for the future of our countryside, and the quality of life in our cities.

CPRE Avonside has launched a manifesto calling on local and mayoral election candidates of all parties to support the rights of all people to enjoy a countryside that promotes a healthier economy and a happier community.

The problems we’re facing locally are huge, and there is a significant challenge to ensure that our area’s transport system is more sustainable in the future.

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The problems we’re facing locally are huge, and there is a significant challenge to ensure that our area’s transport system is more sustainable in the future.

Wednesday, 20 February 2019 10:16

Director's Bulletin, Winter 2018/19

Bristol Airport expansion planning application
CPRE's Star Count 2019
Our response to the Joint Spatial Plan consultation

An expanded Bristol Airport would be a disaster.

An expanded Bristol Airport would be a disaster.

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 11:38

Cosmic census gets the nation counting stars

Everyone is invited to take part in Star Count 2019 to help map our magical dark skies.

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