We’re passionate about making the countryside a better place for everyone to live, work and enjoy.
We want to connect people to the countryside, wherever they live.
Love the Sussex countryside? Want to help us make it even better? Find out how.
Become a member of the countryside charity!
Wildflowers not shredded litter wanted alongside the A27
Watch video from this online webinar
High housing targets lead to concreting over countryside
Letter to West Sussex County Times
The people living in our towns and villages deserve better.
As we start to rebuild, will you join us in calling for a reliable bus service for every community, wherever they live?
Sign the petition here: https://takeaction.cpre.org.uk/page/74256/petition/1?locale=en-GB
Why not make the most of the sunshine this weekend and enjoy one of the South Downs National Park's many scenic walking routes?
To find a route near you, click the link: https://maps.southdowns.gov.uk/#filter=&route=filter_walking_route&attract=&pin=55
CPRE has been campaigning for over 10 years for an all-in Deposit Return Scheme as a proven solution to tackle the litter crisis.
With only a few weeks until we hand our petition into Downing Street, we need as many people as possible to sign. Thank you!
The wonderful @RosieBoycott demonstrating how nuts the 3,500 House development would be for nature next to @KneppSafaris https://parliamentlive.tv/Download/Index/7513561b-4ac4-4380-9cc9-7000ba4b7b84
Worried about the scale of new housing and development in your community? If you are interested in finding out more, join us on 7th June for a free virtual event, go to: http://bit.ly/3imdE0q
Book FREE Environmental Talks at http://www.cagne.org - Unmasked! The environmental ramifications of Gatwick Airport’s expansion plans #aviation #gatwickairport #climateemergency #environment - https://mailchi.mp/784a1af3393c/environmental-talks
#WorldEnvironmentDay let celebrate #planet and reduce our emissions
World Environment Day is on 5th June!
Join us and the United Nations tomorrow in encouraging awareness and action to protect the environment. Everyone's actions count, so let's get involved!
What will you be doing? Let us know in the comments below 👇
A huge thank you to all of our amazing volunteers! Thank you for your time, effort and for helping us protect our beautiful countryside. Head over to https://cpresussex.org.uk/volunteer-opportunities-in-sussex/… if you would like to #volunteer. No requirements other than enthusiasm for the countryside necessary!
If you love the countryside, have you considered joining CPRE, The countryside charity, as Regional Chair in South East England? It’s a great opportunity to further your skills and experience in collaboration and leadership. You can find out more here. https://volunteer.cpre.org.uk/opportunities/18280-regional-chair-south-east-2021-04-30
Did you know that we’ve lost half of our UK hedges since 1945? That’s why
we are supporting #NationalHedgerowWeek.
Download a fun guide to help you #TalkToTheHedge and more resources at
You are invited to attend a series of virtual talks: Unmasked! The environmental ramifications of Gatwick Airport’s expansion plans Book at http://www.cagne.org @grantshapps @BorisJohnson @robertcourts @RobLight2018 @transportgovuk @UK_CAA @The_AEF @UCLnoisemapping
Aircraft noise a problem? Report to #GatwickAiport and join #CAGNE to oppose expansion plans to rebuild the emergency runway as a second runway by stealth
Aviation noise, health and wellbeing research prioritisation - progress report - ICCAN https://iccan.gov.uk/aviation-noise-health-wellbeing-research-update/
Make trains cheaper and we won’t need to fly @pledgetoflyless https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/make-trains-cheaper-and-we-wont-fly-say-tourists-28mq7jgck
Great British Spring Clean - Let's keep Sussex tidy!
From today until the 13th June, join us and Keep Britain Tidy in our mission to clear litter from our beautiful countryside.
Will you be joining our community of #LitterHeroes this weekend? We'd love to see your photos!
Communities are always at a disadvantage when it comes to big business & planning applications @transportgovuk as they have £££$$$ to spend vs communities #CAGNE wrote to #GatwickAirport chairman asking for level playing field re rebuilding emergency runway as #G2 @Conservatives
Two campaign groups join call to suspend expansion of #GatwickAirport https://www.crawleyobserver.co.uk/news/environment/two-campaign-groups-join-call-to-suspend-expansion-of-gatwick-airport-3231379
The #supermoon tonight will be this year’s largest, brightest full moon! We are calling for government to tackle light pollution so everyone can enjoy the wonders of the night sky. The recommendations from APPG Dark Skies Policy Plan would be a good start. http://appgdarkskies.co.uk