How can national planning policy be adapted to improve and restore the green belt?

Despite government routinely stating the Green Belt is valued, the evidence in the Colne Valley is that there has been a marked decline in landscape quality in recent years, with…

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Donate Now to Support our ‘Countryside in Crisis’ Campaign

Exciting news! Give to our charity appeal this week and Big Give’s Green Match Fund will DOUBLE your donation. Colne Valley Regional Park is participating in the Big Give Green…

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Trees planted at Iver Environment Centre thanks to Bosch

Iver Environment Centre and Colne Valley Regional Park were delighted to host visitors from Bosch UK last month to carry out tree surveys and maintenance on some of our new…

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Gladwins Wood

The Colne Valley Regional Park is horrified at the destruction of Gladwins Wood in Denham and is incredulous that this has reached appeal. This should be viewed as an unambiguous…

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The Colne Valley Regional Park – what we need is Joined Up Thinking

JERRY UNSWORTH is an independent planning consultant advising the Colne Valley Regional Park on a wide range of matters, including mitigation for Heathrow expansion and HS2. He has spent almost…

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Green Skills Team Work In Deerwood Park in Slough in Partnership with SEGRO

In partnership with SEGRO, Groundwork South has recently completed another Green Skills Team Project in Slough. The Green Skills Team Project is a six-week programme in which unemployed individuals from the Slough…

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Your Countryside in Crisis – Campaign Update

Last month, we launched a campaign to protect the Colne Valley Regional Park in the face of overwhelming development pressure that now threatens its very future. Its mission is to:…

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Colne Valley Regional Park Forum 2023

We were delighted to welcome over 100 partners and colleagues to join the conversation at the Colne Valley Park Annual Forum at Brunel University London on Monday 11th December. We…

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Christmas around the Colne Valley Regional Park

Go Green this Christmas, encourage outdoor experiences and buy local. Read on for inspiration from the Colne Valley Regional Park Lost for Christmas gift ideas? [av_one_half first min_height='' vertical_alignment='av-align-top' space=''…

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Meet Kabir a conservationist and wildlife writer, passionate about London’s biodiversity

Kabir Kaul is an inspiring young conservationist. Through writing, broadcasting, public speaking and social media, he raises awareness about the capital’s green spaces and their wildlife, which he calls the…

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