Electricity North West has increased the amount it plans to invest by a further...

The company responsible for maintaining the north west’s electricity network has increased the amount it plans to invest during this decade following feedback from...

Scientists publish a call to arms on the war on plastics

Scientists calling for more sustainable approaches to address the massive global challenges faced by plastic waste have published a call to action today in Science. Scientists...

Toothless Government policy and targets insufficient to stem the tide of UK biodiversity loss...

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) is urging the Government to conserve and restore UK biodiversity and ecosystems amid grave concern that of the G7...

First shoots of Nature Takeover appear in Moss Side as part of city-wide programme...

An eye-catching, interactive “Sensory Structure” has appeared today in Moss Side Community Park , encouraging local people to consider what they want to see, hear, taste, feel and smell as part...

North West walkers and farmers warned of livestock danger

AN agricultural expert is warning North West walkers and farmers to stay vigilant in the vicinity of livestock and their young this summer, to...

British Grown Apples,Strawberries, Carrots and Pumpkin could be become extinct experts warn

Agriculture and conservation experts have warned of the threat of extinction of some of the UK’s best-loved crops, predicting that we are on the...

Manchester researchers aim to make surgical operations greener

Healthcare staff at Wythenshawe Hospital have launched a collaborative research project into how surgical care can be made more environmentally sustainable. the Greener Operations Priority...

Cheshire Sandstone ridge to become a protected area of Natural Beauty under new proposals

The Cheshire Sandstone Ridge is one of four areas that has been proposed for new protected areas across England. The diverse, distinctive, and celebrated landscape located...

Manchester study finds Climate change places future of Peak District mountain hares at risk

Climate change is putting the future of Peak District mountain hares at risk, according to new research by Manchester Metropolitan University. The Peak District's altitude...

Work to start on huge project at Wellacre Country Park

Work is due to start on a huge project to improve footpaths, habitats and signage at Trafford’s beautiful Wellacre Country Park. As part of the...