Help Save The Moss

Saltersley Common Preservation Society (SCPS) was formed in the late 1990's in response to local concerns as to the future of the Moss (Saltersley Commmon is another name for Lindow Moss). - particularly the threat from continued peat extraction and the possibility of residential developments.

If you wish to learn more about the campaign to protect the Moss you can contact Tony Evans  (Hon. Secretary of SCPS) via email at:  tony "at" (please replace "at" with @ when using the address).

 You can also email this website direct at: mail "at"

 What can you do?

  • Sign our petition calling for:
  1. Thorough enforcement of the 51 planning conditions on Croghan Peat by Cheshire East Council.
  2. A cessation of peat extraction wthin the next 3 years.
  3. Development of a protected nature reserve area to help the Moss recover 

Please email us via: mail "at" to support the petition giving your name and postcode and/or email address.

  • Join Saltersley Common Preservation Society (it's free)
  • Write to the Wilmslow Express letters section
  • Contact your local Wilmslow Town Council and Cheshire East Councillors