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Say No to Mid-Norfolk Town

Initial proposals led by Lanpro Services Ltd. for a potential new Garden Town of up to 10,000 houses (a settlement the size of Thetford!) came to light earlier in the year for a site in rural mid Norfolk, between the … read more

October column in EDP Norfolk Magazine

October’s issue of EDP Norfolk Magazine is out with a fascinating column about the battlefields of Norfolk by our Planning Campaigns Consultant, Michael Rayner, who in his other life away from CPRE is involved with the Battlefields Trust.

September column in EDP Norfolk Magazine

This month’s column looks at the rewards of being a Trustee for CPRE Norfolk – come and join us!

A victory for common sense: garden town proposal gets thumbs down

CPRE Norfolk and other campaign groups are celebrating today after it emerged that Breckland Council Officers will recommend that the proposal by Lanpro for a new garden town the size of Thetford, to be built between Fakenham and Dereham be … read more

CPRE Norfolk Awards Sponsors confirmed

We are thrilled to announce that the sponsors of this year’s  CPRE Norfolk Awards  are being sponsored by William Morfoot  www.williammorfoot.co.uk  land drainage specialists   and West Norfolk Academies Trust www.westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk        Applications for Awards close at the end of August … read more

Norfolk Collective Solar Scheme

Helping you go solar If you’ve ever thought about solar panels for your home, there’s never been a better time to take the plunge. This is thanks to councils in Norfolk, led by Norwich City Council, joining forces to make … read more

CPRE Norfolk interviewed on BBC Radio Norfolk

Listen to this morning’s debate on Nick Conrad’s Show on BBC Radio Norfolk about the proposal for a new garden town in the middle of Norfolk: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06dgdbj Nick interviews Michael Rayner Planning Campaigns Consultant at CPRE Norfolk, Lanpro, the land … read more

Our letter in EDP objecting to garden town proposal

The EDP has published a letter by CPRE Norfolk’s Planning Campaigns Consultant Michael Rayner objecting to the recently-disclosed proposal by Lanpro for a new garden town right in the middle of Norfolk.   There are very very many reasons why this is a … read more

#NorfolkDay Walk to Walsingham Pictures

Here are some of the pictures from today’s early morning walk from Great Ryburgh to Walsingham as our joint event with Norwich Cathedral for #NorfolkDay. You can see more on facebook and twitter.    

August CPRE Norfolk column in EDP Magazine out now

This month one of our senior Trustees, Dr. Ian Shepherd (who has won a Lifetime Achievement Award for his voluntary work over many, many years for CPRE) writes about the threats to our Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


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