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Hulton Park & Garden Call-In Inquiry scheduled for October 2019

Hulton Park & Garden Call-In Inquiry scheduled for October 2019

Peel Holdings' planning application for an exclusive golf course and executive home development on farmland in protected Green Belt was approved by Bolton Council but the decision has been called-in for the taking by the Secretary of State after a request from CPRE Lancashire and other local objectors.

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CPRE Lancashire helps residents to remove 50 large refuse bags of rubbish

CPRE Lancashire helps residents to remove 50 large refuse bags of rubbish

On Saturday 29th. September CPRE Lancashire joined forces with Samlesbury Area Civic Society and Balderstone Women’s Institute who jointly undertook a local litter pick. Unbelievably, in just one hour 50 large refuse bags were filled.

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Hooray! Hammond Ground countryside saved!

Hooray! Hammond Ground countryside saved!

CPRE Lancashire is delighted that local residents and Ribble Valley Borough Council successfully convinced a Planning Inspector to dismiss an appeal by the Trustees of Hammond Ground against a refused planning application due to harm to the countryside.

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Branch AGM at Mere Sands Wood

Branch AGM at Mere Sands Wood

CPRE Lancashire members turned out in droves on Wednesday 12th September to enjoy the AGM and the informative talk by Lindsay Beaton as they strolled around Mere Sands Wood, a nature reserve managed by Lancashire Wildlife Trust.  Tea and cakes were in  abundance to reward our countryside loving members.

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