The latest attempt to improve Piccadilly Gardens is underway

The latest attempt to improve Piccadilly Gardens is underway after the council announced that they have appointed Landscape architects to produce concept designs for...

The Government should spend £30b on Green stimulus to avoid recession

In the event of a recession the government should use at least 2.0% of GDP (£30 billion in 2020/​21 terms) and up to 3.0%...

Plans revealed for Oldham’s Alexandra Park Eco Centre

The new centre represents a major boost to Oldham's ambitions to become the greenest borough in the region. It will have low running costs, aims...

National Trust to plant 20 million trees in ten years

The National Trust has unveiled one of the UK's biggest woodland expansion and tree planting projects in an ambitious plan to become carbon net...

Salford unveils £3 million of cycle and walking plans to connect city

Plans have been revealed for a major new pedestrian and cycling routes in Salford, connecting Walkden, Worsley and Boothstown as well as providing access...

Could City Living Trees help Greater Manchester’s to clean its air?

Waltham Forest Council in London have permanently installed two City Trees in Leytonstone. CityTree is a free-standing outdoor air cleaning system that uses the power...

Bigger fly-tipping fines needed as offences soar 50 per cent

Only 5 per cent of court-imposed fines for fly-tipping offences in England in the past six years were above £1,000, and only a sixth...

2019 record temperatures conclude a decade of records

The decade 2010 to 2019 holds eight high UK temperature records, compared with only one low-temperature record in the set of official Met Office...

Ethical spending quadruples says Manchester based Co-op

As ethical consumer spending reaches record levels and the focus turns to environmentally-friendly shopping, the Co-op has announced a new commitment to only using...

Zero carbon energy outstrips fossil fuels in 2019

2019 was the cleanest year on record for Britain as, for the first time, the amount of zero carbon power outstripped that from fossil...