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28 Ways in 28 Days

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Biophilic design expert Oliver Heath and the team at Oliver Heath Design believe everyone should be doing their bit for the planet, no matter how tiny the action may seem. They’ve put together 28 small, simple ways to live a more sustainable...... Read full article

Toys in Landfill

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A new survey shows thousands of parents are regularly binning toys that are still in perfect condition – and that 66% of the nation’s toys are plastic. From Buzz Lightyear to Mr Potato Head, the British Heart Foundation’s survey found...... Read full article

Mothers of Invention II

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Mothers of Invention, the feminist climate justice podcast with a cult following, has reunited Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland, and comedian Maeve Higgins for its Season II return.... Read full article

Space for New Homes

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A new analysis of councils’ Brownfield Land Registers, published today (25 March) by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), demonstrates the huge potential that building on derelict and vacant land has for the regeneration of towns and cities... Read full article

Scrap Yards and Communities

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The British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA), the trade association representing metals recycling and scrap yards, has launched a new campaign to encourage members of the public to support their local scrap yard, while raising funds...... Read full article

International Day of Forests 2019

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Today (21 March) is the International Day of Forests (IDF) – a day, selected by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012, to celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of all types of forest.... Read full article

Manchester Gives Green Light to Renewables

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Manchester Town Hall, MediaCityUK, Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium & United Utilities (main image) are just some of the locations lighting up green this week to encourage residents & businesses in Greater Manchester to switch to renewable electricty... Read full article

BP and Trump

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An investigation by Unearthed has revealed British oil major BP’s successful efforts to lobby the Trump administration to roll back key climate regulations. BP says it supports the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to well below 2C...... Read full article

Youth Strike 4 Climate

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Today (15 March), students and young people will walk out of their classrooms and lecture theatres and call on governments and those in positions of power to act urgently to address the climate crisis.... Read full article

Permaculture Magazine Prize 2019

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The Permaculture Magazine Prize 2019 has launched with a fund of £25,000 – one main award of £10,000 and four runners up of £2,500 – donated by several generous benefactors. The aim of the prize, which is open to any permaculture project in the world... Read full article

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