Category Archives: common land

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Bradford Council’s website on common land is at least ten years out of date.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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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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Come on Archers, register your greens

It’s not too late for the Archers to register their greens. Continue reading

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What future for the forest?

I visited Ashdown Forest in East Sussex with the conservators to look at how the common is grazed. Continue reading

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Like the Forth Bridge

The Dartmoor Preservation Association conservation volunteers spent a day at Common Wood bashing vegetation for butterflies. Continue reading

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On Plumstone Mountain

Thirty years ago I spoke at a site meeting of Dyfed County Councillors at Plumstone Rocks, to try to persuade them to remove unlawful fencing on the common Continue reading

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