• Cranborne Chase AONB, Shears Building, Stone Lane Industrial Estate, Wimborne, BH21 1HB  Tel: 01725 517417

Partnership Board

Partnership Panel 2015

16th October 2017

15th March 2017

26th October 2016

6th April 2016

Steering Group

This is composed of designated officers from the bodies that provide core funding to the AONB. The Group provides advice and support for the AONB Team and acts as an Executive Board for Partnership Panel when required.

6th September 2017

21st February 2017

4th October 2016

23rd February 2016

9th February 2015

Annual Planning & Transportation Seminar

March 20th 2018 - Dark Night Skies: Achieving Community Benefits

This seminar is aimed at policy and development management planners, landscape architects, tourism and biodiversity officers, lighting engineers and community health officers in public service and commercial consultancy, together with developers and their agents, health practitioners, and community members and their elected representatives.  

We will have an interactive approach to achieving the benefits of Dark Night Skies in Cranborne Chase AONB including:

  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Enhanced Wildlife
  • Human Health
  • Carbon Savings
  • Sustaining the rural economy
  • Good Lighting, not ‘no lighting’
  • Creation of Good Practice Guidance
  • Planning Policies & Planning Approvals
  • The Implementation of an AONB wide Lightscape Management Plan

2018 Timetable and Information

May 10th 2016 - Landscapes in Planning

2016 Timetable

November 6th 2014 - Reaching for the Stars

2014 Timetable

October 15th 2013 - Helping us put the pieces together

2013 Timetable

10th May 2012 - Conserving and Enhancing the Setting of the AONB Rural Road Network

2012 Timetable

Powerpoint Presentation Compressed PDF (3.5Mb)

11th May 2011 - Current Trends in the Landscape of the AONB

2011 Timetable

Powerpoint Presentation Compressed PDF (4.3Mb)

14th April 2010 - Planning and Historic Landscapes

2010 Timetable

Powerpoint Presentation Compressed PDF (1.1Mb)

Planning Seminar - 25th February 2009

The European Landscape Convention and the Environmental Capacity of Rural Roads

25th February 2009

Planning and Transportation Seminar - 28th February 2008.

The theme for this year was 'Historic Landscape Characterisation'. The day offered information on the HLC being undertaken within the AONB

28th February 2008

Planning Seminar - 28 February 2007

Rural Roads and Local Distinctiveness

28th February 2007

Planning Seminar - 28 February 2006

Planning and the AONB – Sustaining the Landscape

28th February 2006

Planning Seminar - 29th April 2005

the work of ENTEC UK

29th April 2005