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UK to become first G7 nation to make zero net emissions law The UK will cut greenhouse gas emissions to almost zero by 2050, outgoing UK prime minister Theresa May has pledged... Environment UK
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Moral fibre: the story of Bristol Cloth One woman’s vision for a locally made cloth is about to become a reality. From fleece to fabric, the entire process is chemical-free ... Environment UK
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By the book: the UK’s indie booksellers bounce back Online behemoths like Amazon may be cheaper, but can anything beat a real shop run by a book-lover? As indie bookshops grow in number for th... Arts Culture UK
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Maps reveal the ‘people’s choice’ wildflowers: one for each UK county Read on for a guide to the wildflowers that represent each UK county, as chosen by members of the public, and their often-fascinating storie... Environment UK
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UK government bans plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds The government confirms a ban on plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds in a bid to reduce plastic waste... Environment UK
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‘Redirect billions of pounds of farm subsidies towards restoring nature,’ urge campaigners A plan published today by Rewilding Britain calls for a quarter of the UK to be rewilded to help tackle the climate crisis... Environment UK
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