Joint statement on Highways England consultation on route options for A303 road improvement scheme

POSITION STATEMENT FROM HISTORIC ENGLAND, NATIONAL TRUST AND ENGLISH HERITAGE ON HIGHWAYS ENGLAND’S PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON ROUTE OPTIONS FOR THE A303 ROAD IMPROVEMENT SCHEME IN THE STONEHENGE WORLD HERITAGE SITE  Highways England has put forward initial route options for a road improvement within the Stonehenge World Heritage Site (WHS) which include a bored tunnel of…

Our reaction to Government’s response to committee report on future flood prevention

Today the Government published their response to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee’s report on future flood prevention.  We gave written evidence to the committee’s inquiry last year, welcoming the committee’s report published in November.  In this blog, our Rural Enterprises Director, Patrick Begg, gives our reaction to the Government’s response. “Farming that helps…

Making a coastal path around the English coast a reality

In this blog, originally posted on the Natural England site, our Natural Environment Director, Simon Pryor, discusses coastal access and The England Coast Path. This blog was originally posted by Natural England on 19 January 2017   Simon Pryor, Natural Environment Director at the National Trust writes about working with Natural England to make our exciting…