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Legal group challenges information blackout on sewage discharges in England
Fish Legal calls for Environment Agency to reveal details on 2,000 sites under investigation

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

17, Jan, 2022 @9:22 AM

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MPs call for bathing rivers across England as part of anti-pollution drive
Water companies should each designate one area as fit for use by 2025, says environmental audit committee in highly critical report

Sandra Laville

13, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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UK towns and cities hit by flash flooding 51 times since 2007
Flooding in past 14 years has caused major disruption to schools, hospitals and care home, analysis finds

Sandra Laville

05, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Cleanup cost of Heathrow third runway doubles to £100bn, MPs told
Price to offset runway’s carbon emissions has increased from £50bn since expansion approval in 2018

Sandra Laville

22, Dec, 2021 @11:29 AM

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‘Goalposts must stop moving’: plea for stability in UK’s green homes drive
After failure of green homes grant scheme, campaigners want future projects to be long-term and accountable

Sandra Laville and Matthew Taylor

18, Dec, 2021 @9:00 AM

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MPs call for halt to Britain’s incinerator expansion plans
Report concludes particles are health hazard as London councils set to vote on Edmonton incinerator

Sandra Laville

14, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Severn Trent Water fined £1.5m for illegal sewage discharges
Firm illegally discharged about 360,000 litres of raw sewage from Worcestershire treatment plants in 2018

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

08, Dec, 2021 @3:52 PM

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England green homes scheme was ‘slam dunk fail’, says public accounts committee
Dame Meg Hillier says scheme cost £50m and delivered only a fraction of objectives

Sandra Laville

01, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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UK water firms spilled sewage into sea bathing waters 5,517 times in last year
Report shows raw sewage spillages into coastal swimming waters increased by more than 87% in 12 months

Sandra Laville

25, Nov, 2021 @6:05 AM

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UK legal group warns of information blackout on sewage discharges
Inquiry into more than 2,000 treatment sites prompts calls for transparency from Environment Agency

Sandra Laville

22, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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UK must boost recycling of materials for green industries, report says
Green Alliance says all critical raw material demands for low carbon technologies could be met from secondary materials by 2050

Sandra Laville

19, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Southern Water: Geldof backs non-payment campaign over sewage dumping
Singer and activist supports protest by Kent residents over firm’s continued discharges into sea

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

16, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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