Open Spaces Society

Open Spaces Society

Charity information

Open Spaces Society

We are Britain's oldest national conservation body, founded in 1865 and our aim is to protect, increase, enhance and champion the common land, village greens, open spaces and public paths in England and Wales, and the public's right to enjoy them.

Founded 1865

  • Increasing our reach by training volunteers

    To organize training for Open Spaces Society volunteers, so that they can help save open s... More
  • Recording ‘lost’ commons

    To help people to record ‘lost’ commons.
  • Getting Greens Registered

    To help people/groups to register their open spaces as Town or Village Greens