Category Archives: commons

Win, win, win

The Open Spaces Society had three important wins this week. Continue reading

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Backward Bradford

Bradford Council’s website on common land is at least ten years out of date. Continue reading

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No to tracks on Naphill Common

Naphill Common in Buckinghamshire suffers from tracks created by adjoining landowners. Continue reading

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South Downs celebrations

I spoke at the seventh anniversary event of the South Downs National Park and called for agricultural funding to be directed to public access post-Brexit. Continue reading

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Next to the common

Last weekend I was at Southampton University, and a joy for me was the common on the doorstep. Continue reading

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Roe 8: stopped in its tracks

Work on Roe 8 has stopped; this is the highway which was devastating the Beeliar Wetlands in Western Australia. The new premier, Mark McGowan, has called a halt and the protestors are overjoyed. Continue reading

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All the Moor Butterflies on Common Wood

Another workday at Common Wood, creating a habitat for Marsh Fritillary butterflies. Continue reading

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