Even breathing in low levels of pollution can affect the heart study finds

Researchers have found that people exposed to air pollution levels well within UK guidelines have changes in the structure of the heart, similar to...

Woodland sounds boost wellbeing, according to new study

The crunch of snapping twigs underfoot. Lilting birdsong from above. The rustling of trees in the breeze. Woodland sounds have been shown to have...

Post lockdown steps to aid economic recovery should drive progress to net zero carbon...

An overwhelming majority of Climate Assembly UK members say Government, employers and others should support changes to the economy and lifestyles which help achieve...

Next phase of Manchester’s transformative tree planting drive gets underway with avenue of oaks...

The second year of a two-year project to plant at least 2,000 trees across Manchester will get underway with its first plantings on Monday...

More than one in 19 deaths in the UK’s largest cities and towns now...

More than one in 19 deaths in UK cities and large towns are related to long-term exposure to air pollution, according to new estimates...

Use of chemicals in agriculture having greater impact on bees than expected

Interactions between multiple agrochemicals, such as pesticides and herbicides, are having a greater impact on bee mortality than expected, say scientists. The analysis of 90...

New report reveals progress in store to help cut household food waste, but more...

A report out tomorrow says that food retailers need to do more in implementing best practice for packs and labelling to help cut household food...

People Power-Salford MP to announce Labour plans to build 37 off shore wind farms

Rebecca Long Bailey Labour’s Shadow Business and Energy Secretary, will announce Labour’s plans to build 37 new offshore wind farms with a 51 per...

£11m has been invested to upgrade two energy sites in Rochdale and Oldham

More than £11m has been invested to upgrade two energy sites in Rochdale and Oldham which help keep many thousands of people warm in...

Plans approved for large solar farm in Little Hulton

A large scale solar farm of almost 6,000 panels is set to be built in Little Hulton. Salford City Council approved plans to its own...