Government pledges 30 per cent of electricity to be powered by offshore wind power

Clean, green offshore wind is set to power more than 30% of British electricity by 2030, Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire...

Greater Manchester Bishop’s plea on climate change

The Bishop of Salford has written to all parishes and schools ahead of the Season of Lent to challenge us all to...

Researchers explore potential for an urban agriculture revolution in the UK

Could we transform UK food production by radically upscaling fruit and veg growing in our towns and cities? And would urban agriculture make...

The biodiversity that is crucial for our food and agriculture is disappearing by the...

A new report out today presents mounting and worrying evidence that the biodiversity that underpins our food systems is disappearing – putting...

UK homes unfit for the challenges of climate change

Greenhouse gases emitted from our domestic homes are increasing and the Government must act now to improve the quality of UK homes...

Co-op compostable carriers on the Corrie cobbles

Tackling single-use plastic is “Streets” ahead in Weatherfield as the Co-oprolls-out its compostable carrier bag on to the nation’s favourite Cobbles. 

Government must end era of throwaway fashion say MP’s

A group of MP’s are calling on clothing brands and retailers to pay a penny on every garment they sell...

Conservationists condemn dangerous and illegal shoot on Astley Moss

Conservationists have reacted with anger over a pheasant shoot on a 'fragile' nature reserve. Reserve Officer Martyn Walker said:...

More than a third of people can’t easily enjoy England’s most beautiful countryside

England’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) are revered for their spectacular landscapes and contain the country’s most iconic...

Manchester is going wild

Manchester is going wild - and setting the standard for cities all over the United Kingdom with a new My Wild City...