Plans approved for large solar farm in Little Hulton

A large scale solar farm of almost 6,000 panels is set to be built in Little Hulton. Salford City Council approved plans to its own...

£50 billion Plan for Nature’ should be at the heart of Northern recovery plan

The government should work with local leaders to put nature at the heart of its plans for economic recovery in the North, the leading...

UK needs a ‘transformational’ post-pandemic green economic rescue package – here’s what it looks...

The economic crisis caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic should not disguise the necessity of tackling the climate emergency, says research from Manchester Metropolitan...

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...

Dirty Old Town? Salford is greener than you think

Salford City Council has released aerial footage to encourage people to visit hidden gems in the city. The five minute video, filmed on a drone,...

North West ready to deliver the UK’s first hydrogen project within five years

As climate change protests take place across London last week, attendees to a Westminster briefing heard how HyNet will initially save one million tonnes...

Plans submitted for first new City Centre Park in more than 100 years

Plans have been submitted to Manchester Council for what will be the first new park in Manchester City in more than one hundred years The...

Children should spend a night under the stars in our National Parks says review

Every school pupil should have the opportunity to spend a night “under the stars” in the countries National Parks to help more children to...

Manchester researchers find Microplastics flowing into our oceans threaten deep sea marine life

Researchers from The University of Manchester and the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) are racing to understand how microplastics are transported to the deep-sea floor...

It’s a Wild Life for Manchester Families as they Prepare for Global Nature Competition

Nature experts at Knowsley Safari are giving families in Manchester a head start when they compete in the global City Nature Challenge (Friday 26th - Monday 29th...