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...

Global emissions drop by a sixth during World’s lockdown

The Covid 19 global lockdown has had an “extreme” effect on daily carbon emissions, but it is unlikely to last - according to an...

As a £1.5bn investment into electric vehicle infrastructure is announced, new research reveals only...

As the Government recently announced a £1.5bn ‘Road to Zero’ strategy, including £40m into researching Scalextric-style motorways for charging electric vehicles (EV), new research...

Winter repairs for Greater Manchester’s canals

This winter The Canal and Rivers Trust are carrying out a number of important repairs to the waterways in Greater Manchester including on the...

Mistakes were made says RHS over culling of deer at Bridgewater Garden site

Salford City Council and the RHS have today held talks about the decision to cull nine deer at the RHS Garden Bridgewater site in...

Mayor sets out bold ambition for Greater Manchester to be carbon-neutral by 2038

Residents, businesses and community groups – including 300 young people, from schools across Greater Manchester, joined together yesterday to launch the region’s environmental plan. Andy...

£16m funding boost for the country’s forests announced

The Forestry Commission has today opened a new multimillion tree planting grant scheme – the England Woodland Creation Offer – to provide greater financial...

A new green lung for Manchester City Centre

A collection of 140 mature trees of 43 different species have arrived in the UK ahead of being moved to their forever home at...

Urgent revision of planned UK infrastructure projects needed now to achieve green recovery

The UK’s infrastructure pipeline is incompatible with the Government’s long-term climate targets according to a report out today. The environmental think-tank Green Alliance's publication, ‘Blueprint for a...

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...