Environment News:

Mike Hedges questioned on environment budget row
…" by a 15% cut in environment funding by the Welsh Government. The Welsh Government said…, environment and rural affairs committee, was questioned about it by BBC Good Morning Wales…


Old banger v diesel: Which is the most toxic?
… harmful to the environment. It was a petrol-fuelled old banger up against a 2009…


Devolution: What is the impact on Wales' environment?
… constitution back in 1999. On environmental regulation, Wales now has a unique organisation… continues to cause difficulties." Environmental organisations have sharply criticised…". But it would be a sizeable challenge too, as the EU has amassed more environmental law than…


Fish rescued as Herefordshire river bed dries up
… out river bed. Environment Agency staff have been removing the fish from a stretch…


Rochdale inquiry: Pupil 'spanked by head over Cyril Smith abuse'
…. 'Chaotic environment' The alleged victim, who cannot be named for legal reasons, told… called "Nirvana" with older boys. He described a chaotic environment in which…


Heritage 'angel' award winners revealed
… apprentices at Historic Environment Scotland. Best rescue, recording or interpretation… Environment Scotland (HES), Archaeology Scotland and the Scottish government. John Pelan…


Invasive rhododendrons damage woodland environment
…Rhododendrons can do serious long-term environmental damage to woodlands…


Environmental charities 'bewildered' by cutbacks in Wales
… . They claimed an "apparent gap" was developing between ministers' pledges on environmental…" by a 15% cut to environment funding by the Welsh Government. Eight leading… of funding to local government. Environment and rural affairs is the smallest…


'One in five rivers' in Wales polluted by sewage - WWF
… of what is going on," said a spokesman. Welsh Water said it took its environmental… provided by Natural Resources Wales and England's Environment Agency as part… to constantly discharging sewage into the environment for more than 70% of the whole year…


Scots and Welsh environment ministers meet over Brexit
… Brexit will enhance, not reduce, environmental protection. Environment Secretary… of the Brexit transition. Ms Cunningham contended that about 80% of Scots environmental law… to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, enhance environmental standards and create a cleaner…