A charity which restores neglected town centre woodlands to create beautiful havens for people with cancer and children with additional needs has made history by planting the millionth tree of a poignant commemoration project.
Urgent action is needed to prepare Britain’s coasts for the “enormous challenges” presented by nature’s unstoppable and potentially devastating forces, one of the UK’s leading environmental charities warns today.
A country park in west Suffolk which was handed over to a town council earlier this year is progressing well under local management, according to local MP James Cartlidge, who visited the site this week.
The landmark nuclear power station deal in Somerset which could pave the way for Sizewell C is hoped for soon, the energy secretary has said. Amber Rudd would not confirm reports that there could be a key announcement of an agreement during next week’s visit by Chinese president Xi Jinping, but said she hoped energy giant EDF would announce more details about when power might be generated in the next few weeks.
The RSPB is celebrating a record-breaking year for its emblem bird the avocet across its nature reserves - including one of the Suffolk sites where the species made its famous British comeback almost 70 years ago.