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PEA Awards 2019: the winners

P.E.A. Awards 2019: the winners

P.E.A. Award 2019 winners announced at immersive green-carpet ceremony that invited guests to become 'Agents of Change'.

A pact for the ocean

Clear Ocean Pact is helping the superyacht industry to ditch single-use plastics.
The Green Man Hotel

Living the good life

Affordable retirement in a modern-day Shangri-La.
Mini toiletries removed from Holiday Inn hotels

Plastic-free travel

Anti-plastic pollution campaigners welcome removal of mini toiletries from Holiday Inn hotels.
Could you stop flying?

Could you stop flying?

The 'MEP who doesn’t fly’ urges people to sign up to ‘flight-free 2020’.
How to choose a sunscreen this summer

Choosing sunscreen

With so much talk of the harmful ingredients in sunscreen, what should we use to protect our skin this summer?
P.E.A. Awards 2019 – enter or nominate now

Emergency on planet Earth

P.E.A. Awards 2019 will showcase everyday solutions to the climate emergency.
The Roundhouse, Canopy & Stars

The Holiday Amnesty

Canopy & Stars has declared a one-month Holiday Amnesty in a bid to avert climate disaster by planting one million trees.
Delphina Hotels & Resorts, Erica

‘Europe’s Leading Green Resort’

5* Valle dell’Erica Resort, Thalasso & Spa crowned ‘Europe’s Leading Green Resort’ at the 2019 World Travel Awards.
All-in-one natural protection from incognito

All-in-one natural protection

Don’t let biting insects scare the daylights out of you – now you can get full protection against bites and rays.
The Safer Seas service

The Safer Seas service

At the start of the UK bathing season, a new app has been launched to provide real-time water quality information.
Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik, Iceland

The new A List

43 cities score an ‘A’ in CDP’s first ranking of 596 cities’ action to cut emissions and set climate strategies.
Melinda Watson, founder of the RAW Foundation

RAW in South America

Plastic pioneer Melinda Watson returns from world-first expedition.
Living with the Maasai

Living with the Maasai

Our family trip to visit the Maasai of Tanzania’s Ngorongoro.

Eco chic in Sardinia

An authentic five-star getaway in a wild and natural paradise.

‘The Home of Halloween’

Our family trip to the Boyne Valley took a spooky turn as we explored the history of Ireland’s Ancient East.
Love your clothes

Love your clothes

Patagonia’s Worn Wear Tour will show you how to love and look after your clothes, so you don’t need to buy more.
A journey to Lake Chad

A journey to Lake Chad

Adventurer and filmmaker Reza Pakravan discovers the brutal butterfly effect of global warming.
Summer in the Alps

Summer in the Alps

Mountains, glaciers, organic food and James Bond: our family trip to Austria’s Biohotel Stillebach.


Charities warn of rubbish risks on Britain’s coast this Bank Holiday weekend – follow these tips to help minimise litter.