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What went right this week: a bank’s (timely) retreat from oil, plus more A major UK bank pledged to defund oil and gas, the cycle revolution gathered pace, and ‘Speedo diplomacy’ returned, plus more Economics Energy Environment Society
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The Bristol council estate building England’s largest wind turbine A community in one of England’s most deprived areas has overcome strict planning laws to build a wind turbine on their estate Written in partnership with Thrive Renewables
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Video: Bison roam England again for the first time in thousands of years The animals were released in Kent this morning to boost biodiversity and tackle the climate crisis. The timing is pertinent Conservation Environment
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‘Like a map of buried treasure’: study reveals location of ancient trees There are millions more ancient trees in England than previously thought, according to a map that reveals their likely location Conservation Environment UK
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Portrait of Britain: the faces of a changing nation As the UK marks the Queen’s platinum jubilee, a portrait series celebrates the many faces of modern Britain Arts Culture Society UK
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In pictures: the secret life of the UK’s seas A photo series celebrates sea creatures living in UK waters. It was released to rally support for imperilled ecosystems Conservation Environment Media
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