£1million boost for upgrading Manchester hospitals

Several of Manchester’s largest hospitals are set to save hundreds of thousands of pounds and cut hundreds of tonnes of CO2 emissions following a...

Upgrade sewage system to protect health says report

The risk to public health from human faeces in our rivers and seas will increase without action to create a wastewater system fit for...

Autumn and winter storm rainfall made about 20% heavier by human-caused climate change

One of the wettest winters ever was made ten per cent more likely and 20 per cent heavier by climate change according to a...

Activists call on the insurance industry to not cover fossil fuel projects at Manchester...

Delegates attending the UK’s largest insurance industry gathering in Manchester yesterday were met by activists demanding that the industry stop covering new fossil fuel...

Manchester Steps Up For Zero Carbon: city partnership launches campaign to inspire climate action

A citywide campaign highlighting positive actions being taken in Manchester to tackle climate change and how residents and businesses can get involved is launched...

Why your smashed avocado on toast could be under threat

For lovers of their smashed avocado on toast, there is worrying and serious news A New report by Christian Aid reveals avocados are under threat...

104,000 panel solar farm set to power The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester has signed a landmark new deal that will see up to 65% of its electricity demand supplied through a brand-new...

Climate change intensifies wind-rain extremes in the UK and Ireland

Climate change will cause an increase in extreme winter storms combining strong winds and heavy rainfall over the UK and Ireland, new research has...

Bringing biodiversity to Deansgate

In an effort to enhance biodiversity and support nature’s recovery, Lancashire, Manchester and Merseyside Wildlife Trust have been working with Manchester City Council to...

The Winter Washout could cut harvest yields by a fifth

New analysis reveals for the first time the impact that this year’s unprecedented wet weather may have on the UK harvest of some key...