Communities and Business

HS2 Bill in Parliament – our view

| Campaigns, Communities and Business

Ahead of the of the second reading of the HS2 Hybrid Bill today (28 April 2014) the Countryside Alliance still believes that the business and environmental cases for HS2 have not adequately been made and we therefore continue to oppose the project on behalf of our members.  Countryside Alliance head of policy, Sarah Lee, said:…

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Reporting rural crime

| Campaigns, Communities and Business

If we want to tackle rural crime then we all need to work together by ensuring all incidents are reported which will ensure the Police are able to target their resources efficiently. Reporting rural crime can be done in a number of ways: • Always dial 999 in an emergency • Suspicious incidents can be…

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2015 General Election Manifesto

| Campaigns, Communities and Business, Consultation and Lobbying, Fishing, Food and Farming, Hunting, Latest News, Mobile and Broadband, Press Release, Shooting, Shooting and Conservation

Ahead of the May 2015 General Election the Countryside Alliance has launched its manifesto which it will use as a tool to communicate with all parties and candidates to put the countryside’s case. The manifesto is presented under five headings: digital communications; food & farming; rural communities; rural services and wildlife management. Under each heading…

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