New guidelines call for homes for people and wildlife

New guidelines published by The Wildlife Trusts today show how new housing developments can be built in a way that provides people with greener,...

Ban on microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products comes into effect.

A ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads has come into force today,a landmark step in the introduction of one of the world’s...

Extra drinking time to celebrate Harry and Meghan’s wedding

Pubs, clubs, bars and other licensed premises could be allowed to stay open and sell alcohol on the premises later to celebrate the Royal...

Government announces clampdown on rogue landlords

Rogue landlords have been put on notice as government has announced a raft of new measures to crack down on bad practices, stamp out...

We could make a Motorway stretching to Lapland and back,111 times with all the...

Households across the country are being encouraged by the Minister for Local Government, Marcus Jones, to make it a record-breaking year for recycling over...

Tough new penalties announced for misuse of lasers

Shining or directing a laser at aircraft, road vehicles or ships could lead to a prison sentence, unlimited fine or both under new laws....

Signed, sealed, but not delivered-Will you Xmas parcel arrive on time

A Which report out today reveals how deliveries ahead of Christmas are not arriving as planned, with consumers reporting lengthy delays, damaged packages and...

Anticipated Christmas spending at lowest level since 2012

The average amount that households expect to spend on Christmas has fallen again – this time to its lowest level since 2012 according to...

Universal shift in culture” is required to rebuild trust amongst residents of high-rise buildings

The committee appointed by government to lead an Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety following the Grenfell fire last summer has found that...

Children as young as eleven are gambling according to report

Nearly one per cent of 11-16 years olds in the UK are problem gamblers and the problems surrounding so called skin betting are increasing...