People from across the county gathered at the beautiful setting of John O'Gaunt Golf Club last night, to recognise and celebrate the people and projects making a positive difference to Bedfordshire's environment and countryside. The Awards were presented by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, Helen Nellis, on Tuesday 4th October 2016.
In his opening words, CPRE Bedfordshire’s chair Gerry Sansom paid tribute to the hundreds of dedicated volunteers that are active across Bedfordshire working to enhance and safeguard our countryside and greenspaces.
Join us for the CPRE Bedfordshire Living Countryside Awards 2016
The evening is a celebration of the great work that people are doing to benefit our environment in Bedfordshire. As well as the presentation of the awards, the evening will include a showcase of the shortlisted entries.
Which people and projects are making a difference to the environment in Bedfordshire?
CPRE Bedfordshire is looking for entries for its 2016 Living Countryside Awards, to recognise the people and projects that are improving the county’s biodiversity, landscape, building design and local sustainability. Enter now!
President of the National Farmers Union (NFU), Peter Kendall, himself a farmer in Bedfordshire, presented CPRE Bedfordshires fourth annual round of Living Countryside Awards on 7th October at a large gathering at Shortmead House, Biggleswade.