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FWAG South West Kingfisher Award Scheme

May 25th, 2017

We’re really pleased to be supporting this year’s FWAG South West Kingfisher Award Scheme, as part of our Outdoor Learning programme.      This year, children from 8 different primary schools are learning about ‘Life on the Hedge’ and take part in a field trip to a farm at Newton St Cyres near Crediton, to […]

Thank you to BBC SW!

May 23rd, 2017

A group of our members enjoyed a fascinating tour of the BBC Plymouth studios today, 23rd May 2017, where we were shown behind the scenes at BBC Radio Devon and BBC Spotlight. We are very grateful to Justin Leigh and Emma Clements for all their time and for making us feel so welcome.     

Our 2017 community competition, ‘Our Outdoors’, is launched!

May 22nd, 2017

Following on from the success of last year’s competition, we are pleased to be launching this year’s competition for all communities across Devon.  ‘Our Outdoors’.   Full details and an application form can be found in the ‘Competitions’ section of our website, where details of last year’s winning entries can be found.  We had a […]

‘How Can We Protect Our Devon Countryside?’ An Evening of Campaign Reports, Advice & Discussion. Wednesday 19th April 2017. 6-8pm. Dartington Hall

April 19th, 2017

Please join us for a public meeting on Wednesday 19th April 2017, 6pm-8pm  in the Upper Gatehouse, Dartington Hall, Dartington TQ9 6EL, and afterwards in the White Hart adjacent to the hall. All welcome. ‘How Can We Protect Our Devon Countryside?’ An Evening of Campaign Reports, Advice & Discussion.   The Speakers & Panel:   Roger English […]

A very Happy Easter to all our members & friends.

April 16th, 2017

Spring is a beautiful time in Devon, with the springroses abundant in our hedgerows and banks and the blossom starting to appear. Our countryside looks beautiful!  We wish a very Happy Easter to all our members and friends.

The Great British Spring Clean – 3rd-5th March 2017

February 28th, 2017

Our volunteers enjoyed taking part in The Great British Spring Clean weekend – 3-5th March 2017, at Hackney Marshes, Kingsteignton.  This was organised with Teignbridge District Council Rangers.     www.greatbritishspringclean.org.uk      

New Housing and Plymouth & SW Devon Joint Local Plan Seminar

February 12th, 2017

The Watermark Centre, Ivybridge, was the venue for our seminar on Friday 10th February 2017, with our guest speakers Gary Streeter MP and Tom Jones, Lead Planning Officer for the Joint Local Plan, at South Hams District Council.  160 people attended from all over Devon, including many local residents, town and parish councillors, district and […]

Invitation to Seminar – 10th February 2017 – New Housing and The Plymouth & South West Devon Joint Local Plan

January 18th, 2017

How many new homes are planned for your community and where?   Will these new homes be built on greenfield or brownfield land?  How will local roads and services be affected?  Will local schools, doctor’s surgeries etc be able to cope?   Will there need to be further infrastructure developments? Please join us for this […]

Visit to Lupton House, Churston Ferrers, Brixham – 21st January 2017

January 17th, 2017

We have organised an exclusive talk and visit with lunch for our members to the fascinating Grade II* Listed Lupton House, Churston Ferrers, Brixham, TQ5 OLD for Saturday 21st January 2017 at 12 noon.  See www.discoverlupton.com For more information or to reserve a place, please contact Penny on 01392 966737 or email director@cpredevon.org.uk  

Happy New Year!

January 17th, 2017

A very Happy New Year to all our members and friends. To begin 2017, we have organised an exclusive talk and visit with lunch for our members to the fascinating Grade II* Listed Lupton House, Churston Ferrers, Brixham, for Saturday 21st January 2017.   For more information or to reserve a place, please contact Penny on […]