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...

Recruitment drive launched to help put a price on Greater Manchester’s trees and woods

A call has gone out for help to survey thousands of trees across the 10 boroughs with the aim of quantifying their value. City of...

Car parking charges to double at Heaton Park

Manchester City Council is to double the cost of parking at Heaton Park. Changes to car parking arrangements at Heaton Park are being made, in...

Salford is the second most polluted City in the UK says the WHO

The City of Salford has been named as one of the most polluted places in the UK according to figures released today by the World...

Pioneering green drainage scheme could save Manchester millions

Jumping in puddles has taken on new meaning at one Manchester primary school after experts stepped in to help stop rain being a drain...

Hand car washes could be polluting the environment

With estimates that there are between 10,000 and 20,000 hand car washes in operation in the UK, The House of Commons Envoronment Audit Committee is...

Manchester Greenpeace volunteers take supermarkets’ plastic waste into their own hands, as part of...

Greenpeace volunteers in Manchester have provided sustainably sourced recycled paper bags in local supermarkets in place of the single-use fruit and vegetable bags provided...

Uppermill reveals its heron masterpiece

The masterpiece, which was shaped in the form of a heron, was carved from the trunk of a recently felled cherry tree which has...

Two fined for illegal fly tipping

Two men who touted waste disposal services online have been fined for fly-tipping. John McDonagh and Mohit Sood were caught by council investigators in separate...

Manchester’s fashion lovers urged to stop binning and start winning

New research released today by reGAIN app, a free new application that helps consumers turn unwanted clothes into discount vouchers for leading retailers, shows that despite growing...