Welcome to the Campaign to Protect Rural Wokingham. After discovering that Green Belt land at Ruscombe had been proposed for a 3500 home development, which is being seriously considered by WBC, we launched the campaign at public meetings and on Facebook with overwhelming local support and the backing of the Campaign to Protect Rural England. Since then we’ve been working to build our legal case against the Green Belt development, while broadening the campaign to promote the Forward Plan for Wokingham – a new resident-centred approach which would build the homes that are needed without exacerbating the traffic problems or destroying the character of the area. Please explore the information on this site, and check out how you can get involved. We hope that you will join us.

Latest News

LPU Public Consultation: CPRW Template Response for Opposing Development in the Green Belt

Consultation Deadline: 4pm 22nd February 2019 Please read on for our template response and alternative methods of responding – it’s a long post! We hope …

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PUBLIC CONSULTATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 22nd FEBRUARY

Just a quick update on the Public Consultation Survey for the Wokingham Local Plan Update that we wrote to you about a few weeks ago. …

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LOCAL PLAN UPDATE

November 2018 The long-awaited next step in the Wokingham Local Plan has started – and many of us will have seen press or received materials …

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