Former Friends of the Earth director is new president of Hampshire conservation group

New president for conservation group

New president for conservation group

First published in News

ENVIRONMENTALIST Jonathan Porritt is the new president of the Conservation Volunteers.

The volunteer organisation runs various events in Hampshire and focuses on reclaiming green areas for the community to use in a more sustainable way. Jonathan, a former director of Friends of the Earth and chairman of the forerunner of the Green Party, is the co-founder of Forum for the Future which is a sustainable development charity.

Jonathan will be replacing Lord Norrie, who is retiring after more than 15 years at Conservation Volunteers.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree