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...

May’s pledge to end scourge of plastic in our oceans

Countries from across the Commonwealth have pledged to eliminate avoidable single use plastic in an ambitious bid to clean up the world’s oceans. Theresa May...

Asian Hornet spotted in Bury

The National Bee Unit has confirmed a sighting of the Asian hornet in Bury. It was spotted by a member of the public in an...

Time to tot up your tree planting totals

The campaign led by leading tree planting charity City of Trees, and supported by Hadfield Wood Recyclers marks the end of tree planting season...