We promote alternatives to car travel and road-building in local areas, so that we can all get around easily, sustainably and more healthily.
Rather than easing it, new roads can actually generate more traffic and therefore pollution. We promote alternatives to car travel and road-building in rural areas, and support making existing roads greener and investing more in public transport alternatives as well as cycling and walking instead.
CPRE’s Guide to Quiet Lanes
Following CPRE’s successful campaigning, local authorities are able to designate country lanes as ‘Quiet Lanes’ in rural areas, under the Transport Act 2000.
Written in 2006, CPRE’s accessible and informative guide will explain
- what Quiet Lanes are
- their benefits
- how to promote them in your area – step-by-step