Monthly Archives: December 2014

Sky Lanterns – RSPCA Pushes For Ban

While sky lanterns may be pretty they pose a serious danger of injury or even death to animals and now the RSPCA is pushing for a ban. Sky lanterns (also known as Chinese lanterns) can harm wildlife, livestock and other … Continue reading

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EU action on air pollution and waste under threat

Fears are growing that the EU may be on the verge of scrapping crucial plans to clean up our polluted air and cut waste. According to reports coming out of Brussels, some business organisations may be successful in lobbying the … Continue reading

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RSPCA issue weather bomb warning

As the weather bomb hits the UK and temperatures take a turn for the worse the RSPCA is offering advice to animal lovers.  Severe weather can sometimes leave people with little time to prepare but there are some things which … Continue reading

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Flood defences: Plans wholly inadequate to keep pace with rising flood risk

Government plans to invest over £2bn in flood defence project is not enough to protect homes and businesses from the impacts of climate change, Friends of the Earth warn. Earlier this week Friends of the Earth revealed that the budget … Continue reading

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