Co-op bans single-use plastics and unveils compostable carrier bags after Manchester trial

Tthe Co-op announced an end to single-use plastic. It will see around 60 million plastic carrier bags removed in a phased rollout and replaced...

Brexit’s green plans need strengthening

The proposals to defend the environment after Britain’s exit from the European Union are “far too weak”. That is the view of the Wildlife Trusts...

Brown trout found in restored River Medlock

An award-winning scheme which restored a stretch of the River Medlock has been further boosted after juvenile brown trout were found in the watercourse. Previously...