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This is what ‘cutting red tape’ gets you: rivers polluted without consequence | John Vidal
England’s water is bad and getting worse, with regulators too poor or politically cowed to do anything about it, says former Guardian environment editor John Vidal

John Vidal

17, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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It’s the great green reset: 10 things Britain can do now to save the planet | John Vidal
We still hold the presidency of Cop26 – it’s vital to send a signal to the world of what is possible, says journalist John Vidal

John Vidal

03, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Scientists watch giant ‘doomsday’ glacier in Antarctica with concern
Cracks and fissures stoke fears of breakup that could lead to half-metre rise in global sea levels – or more

John Vidal

18, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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The first man to hunt wildlife with a camera, not a rifle
Cherry Kearton popularised nature like a Victorian David Attenborough – using bold techniques to get close to his subjects, as a new exhibition shows

John Vidal

04, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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It could have been worse, but our leaders failed us at Cop26. That’s the truth of it | John Vidal
Countries who take this crisis seriously must seize the initiative, and make the rest pariahs

John Vidal

13, Nov, 2021 @7:55 PM

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Cop26 – a tragedy in two acts where the rich nations knife poor countries in the back | John Vidal
Despite the fine words and supposed ambition, there is little time left to reach a meaningful finale, says Guardian writer John Vidal

John Vidal

10, Nov, 2021 @5:43 PM

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UN climate talks in Glasgow Cop26: India targets net zero by 2070 – as it happened
World leaders have convened on Glasgow for the first day of the UN’s climate conference

Alan Evans and Tom Levitt

01, Nov, 2021 @6:54 PM

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After 30 years of Cop, our ex-environment editor is now optimistic
The global hunger for change – evident as early as the Rio Earth summit in 1992 – is now insatiable

John Vidal

01, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Jet-lag, climate villains and coffee: the seven stages of every Cop | John Vidal
Whatever the outcome of the UN’s latest high-stakes crapshoot, a lengthy and arcane process must be followed first, says journalist John Vidal

John Vidal

01, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Factory farms of disease: how industrial chicken production is breeding the next pandemic
At least eight types of bird flu, all of which can kill humans, are circulating around the world’s factory farms – and they could be worse than Covid-19

John Vidal

18, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Bangladesh shipbreakers win right to sue UK owners in landmark ruling
Appeal court clears wife to sue company in London over husband’s death while helping to scrap tanker in Chittagong

John Vidal

11, Mar, 2021 @3:42 PM

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Farmers and rights groups boycott food summit over big business links
Focus on agro-business rather than ecology has split groups invited to planned UN conference on hunger

John Vidal

04, Mar, 2021 @12:32 PM

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