Call for schools to help new trees take root across the region

Environmental charity City of Trees is calling both primary and secondary schools to get in touch if they want pupils to help plant trees...

Young people breathe life into Greater Manchester’s second Clean Air Day

Young people across Greater Manchester are gearing up for a national day of action to tackle the growing threat of polluted air in our...

‘Carbon bubble’ coming that could wipe trillions from the global economy – study

Rates of technological change in energy efficiency and renewable power are likely to cause a sudden drop in demand for fossil fuels, potentially sparking...

Boss of United Utilities takes home £2.3m as water bills rocket

United Utilities CEO home took home £2,310,000 in 2017 alone – twelve times more than PM The boss of United Utilities private water company trousered...

Chair of the Environment Agency gets a tour around Salford’s green revolution

One of the UK’s top environmentalists has been taken on  guided tour of Salford’s £52.4 million worth of green investments . Emma Howard Boyd, Chair...

We will work with the community to improve Turn Moss for future generations

Trafford's new Labour Leader Andrew Western has announced that plans to build a training ground and sports facilities at Turn Moss in Stretford have...

School marks Manchester Arena Attack with planting of 22 trees

Children from The Willows Primary School in Wythenshawe planted 22 large ‘memorial’ trees as well as created a bee-friendly meadow to mark the anniversary...

Tesco to remove the confusing Best Before from its fruit and veg lines

Supermarket Giant Tesco is to remove ‘Best Before’ consumption guidance dates off nearly 70 fruit and vegetable lines in its latest move to help reduce...

Recycling with a difference

Twenty one Salford children will be able to discover the joys of cycling thanks to kindness from a school in Didsbury. Salford City Mayor Paul...

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...