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Land/Sea by Mike Perry


New Ffotogallery exhibition has a hard-hitting message about the land and marine environments of Wales.
he ruins of Fountains Abbey, Ripon, Yorkshire

Tender Symmetry

Composer Michael Price releases Tender Symmetry, inspired by National Trust places.
Laundry and microplastics

Laundry and microplastics

35% of the microplastics released into the world’s oceans are from synthetic textiles.
Organic September

Organic September

Tried organic yet? Switching just one item in your shopping basket would make a difference.
A record-breaking elephant?

A record-breaking elephant?

Today, Holly Budge will attempt her third Guinness World Record to raise awareness of the impact of the ivory trade.
GO! Organic Festival

GO! Organic Festival 2018

Enjoy great beer, food, live music and family entertainment at the UK’s biggest organic festival.
Down to Earth

Down to Earth UK launch

Award-winning documentary ‘Down to Earth’ to be released in UK cinemas in September.
Flower and small butterfly at the Pyramid Building, Tirane, Albania


Pop-up created by a team of Imagination graduates encourages Londoners to plant and save the bees.
Jarvis Smith at the PEA Awards 2018

P.E.A. Awards 2018

Environmental superheroes revealed at the UK's first festival awards ceremony.
Heroes of the season_mygreenpod

Top 5 Summer Switches

Five simple switches that will bring a bit more sunshine to your life, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season!
Soprano Golda Schultz

Going for Golda

Gratitude, yoga and dance will prepare soprano Golda Schultz for her BBC Prom performance at the Royal Albert Hall.
Where do your clothes come from?

Telling tales in fashion

Next time you check a clothes label, look for more than just the care instructions.
Bare beards

Bare beards

A healthy beard doesn’t require a complicated routine or products that cost the Earth – here’s how to nail it naturally.
Valley Fest Main Stage

Valley Fest

Yeo Valley’s Sarah and Tim Mead have turned Valley Fest into the go-to family festival – whatever your age.
Natalie Portman honours legacy of vegetarian Nobel Prize winner, Isaac Bashevis Singer

Animal rights visionary remembered

VIDEO: Natalie Portman honours legacy of vegetarian Nobel Prize winner, Isaac Bashevis Singer.
Mothers of Invention podcast series

Mothers of Invention

DocSociety’s new environmental podcast series features women around the world who are fighting climate change – and winning.
London Sustainable Fashion Rooms_The Vegan Edit

Sustainable fashion: The Vegan Edit

London’s first 100% vegan-friendly, eco-conscious shopping destination will pop up in August.
Destination Zero

Destination Zero

Greenpeace report: clothing industry shows progress in cutting hazardous chemicals.
How Soon Is Now

How Soon is Now?

Pinchbeck’s Handbook for Global Change features a preface by Sting and an introduction by Russell Brand.
Nature book shortlist

Nature book shortlist

The shortlist for the Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize 2018, which celebrates the best books about Nature.