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Yoga Camp 2019

Yoga Camp 2019

It's not quite a retreat, not quite a festival – but perfect for anyone who loves yoga, camping and food.
Old tires in brownfield site

Space for new homes

1m new homes could be built on derelict and vacant land, transforming towns and cities.
Scrap yards and communities

Scrap yards and communities

Trade association for the scrap metal industry says money can be raised for good causes through scrap collections.
Mute swan and plastic bag

Rivers of plastic

New photographs show iconic British wildlife surrounded by plastic pollution in UK rivers.
Alexa, when should I charge the car?

‘Alexa, when should I charge the car?’

Octopus Energy integrates with Amazon Alexa to optimise smart home energy use.
International Day of Forests 2019

International Day of Forests 2019

Through education and connection with nature, everyone can learn to love forests and be more conscious of their vital role.
United Utilities lit green

Manchester gives green light to renewables

Buildings across Greater Manchester light up green to launch clean energy offer.
Monks and schoolchildren learn about reduce, reuse and recycle

Global Recycling Day 2019

Today the world unites to celebrate recycling, with events planned from Nigeria to South Korea and Brazil to the UK.
Plastic invasion

Plastic invasion

Branded single-use plastic from Nestlé, Unilever and Colgate Palmolive polluting marine wildlife in the ‘centre of the centre’ of global biodiversity hotspot.
BP's Canadian head office

BP and Trump

Revealed: BP lobbied the Trump administration to roll back key US climate rules.
Youth Strike 4 Climate

Youth Strike 4 Climate

Today, tens of thousands are expected to participate in the biggest ever youth climate strike.
Wowo Campsite

Little Wowos

Book your place on these nature-inspired weeks and workshops for pre-school children at the fantastic Wowo Campsite.
Permaculture Magazine Prize 2019

Permaculture Magazine Prize 2019

£25k prize fund to highlight the worldwide successes of the growing permaculture movement.
Satish Kumar

Elegant simplicity

New book by peace and environmental activist Satish Kumar sets out how – and why – we should all live more simply.
Toxic chemicals in plastics

Toxic chemicals in plastics

Influential and environmentally conscious speakers to discuss ‘generation plastic’ at the next Women’s Environmental Network forum.
Spring UPrising, Extinction Rebellion

Spring Uprising

Extinction Rebellion to host a festival of rebellion, activism and music, where it will train 1,000s at a time in direct action.
A global energy marketplace

A global energy marketplace

This new platform will unlock renewable energy opportunities for corporate buyers.
Happy International Women's Day 2019!

Happy International Women’s Day 2019!

To mark International Women's Day, here are 10 women’s networks that are supporting environmental and social change.
Sing for the trees on International Women's Day

Sing for the Trees

On International Women’s Day, celebrate the life-sustaining benefits of trees and the vital role women play in forest restoration.
Plastic in UK rivers

Plastic in UK rivers

Hollywood actor Bonnie Wright joins first UK-wide investigation into river plastic pollution.