London - Campaign to Protect Rural England

Skip to navigation

Resources - CPRE London

Resources

Our Pick

Building on London’s Green Belt cannot solve the housing crisis

What are the real facts and figures behind London’s housing crisis?
 
Population in London is rising and so we need to build more homes – and we are building more homes: in London, 25,000 homes were built last year and there is space already identified for at least 560,000 new homes. We have a 22 year supply of land in London if we build 25,000 new homes a year.
Read more...

All the latest planning news from the capital (March 2017).

Read more...

 

Latest planning news from the capital (January 2017)

Read more...

Read our latest planning news for the Capital 

Read more...

The London Green Belt Council and CPRE London's joint report “‘Safe Under Us?’ An investigation into widespread threats from housebuilding in the London Metropolitan Green Belt” highlights how government policies and sanctions appear to be forcing councils to release Green Belt land for development.

Read more...

Read our latest planning news for the Capital

Read more...

Read our latest planning news for the Capital.

Read more...

Our Threats to London's Green Belt Map is being developed as part of a partnership project with the London Green Belt Council and CPRE branches in Essex, Kent, Beds, Bucks, Berks, Surrey, Herts and London. It shows the threats that we are aware of to London’s Green Belt: by a ‘threat’ we mean that there is a proposal to build on a protected Green Belt site or the Green Belt protection is at risk of being removed. To view the map click below

Read more...

Green Belt and Metropolitan Open Land in Greater London enjoy the highest level of protection from development. These protections, put in place many years ago, have ensured that London has not sprawled into the countryside, that derelict areas have been used for development instead of green field sites, and that Londoners have access to green spaces within and close to London.

Read more...

Read about what we want to hear from the new Mayor of London. We want she or he to set up PfL - Parks for London, to create 5 new parks and much more.

Read more...

The Government is proposing to allow unaffordable starter homes and commuter hubs in London's Green Belt despite there being enough Brownfield sites to provide over 300,000 homes in London alone.

Read more...

join us

Back to top

LondonView