Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit climate targets

Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit carbon emissions targets – turning swathes of farmland into forest Number of trees planted across UK per year is set to rise to 143million by 2035  Plan will turn swathes of farmland and areas of natural beauty into … Read more

Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit climate targets

Britain aims to plant 143 million new trees a YEAR by 2035 in huge bid to hit carbon emissions targets – turning swathes of farmland into forest Number of trees planted across UK per year is set to rise to 143million by 2035  Plan will turn swathes of farmland and areas of natural beauty into … Read more

Laurence Fox loses £10,000 deposit in London Mayor bid after getting 1.8% of vote

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

Laurence Fox loses £10,000 deposit in London Mayor bid after getting 1.8% of vote

First Count Sadiq Khan (Lab) 1,013,721 (40.05%, -4.19%) Shaun Bailey (C) 893,051 (35.28%, +0.25%) Sian Berry (Green) 197,976 (7.82%, +2.02%) Luisa Porritt (LD) 111,716 (4.41%, -0.21%) Niko Omilana (Ind) 49,628 (1.96%) Laurence Fox (Reclaim) 47,634 (1.88%) Brian Rose (LRP) 31,111 (1.23%) Richard Hewison (EU) 28,012 (1.11%) Count Binface (Binface) 24,775 (0.98%) Mandu Reid (Women) 21,182 … Read more

John Lewis customers post love letters in bid to save Sheffield store

Give A Little Love was the slogan for John Lewis’s last Christmas campaign. Now customers are using the same tactic in an emotional and even tearful plea to prevent the closure of a branch dating back more than 170 years. The frontage of the John Lewis shop in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, has been plastered in … Read more

£29m boost for Covid battle in bid to speed up development of vaccines against new variants

£29m boost for Covid battle in bid to speed up development of vaccines that protect against new virus variants Government concerned third virus wave could be triggered by new variant  Matt Hancock is investing £29.3m in series of new laboratories in Wiltshire  They develop vaccines that protect against virus variants much more quickly  By Sophie … Read more

£29m boost for Covid battle in bid to speed up development of vaccines against new variants

£29m boost for Covid battle in bid to speed up development of vaccines that protect against new virus variants Government concerned third virus wave could be triggered by new variant  Matt Hancock is investing £29.3m in series of new laboratories in Wiltshire  They develop vaccines that protect against virus variants much more quickly  By Sophie … Read more

Tim Burton wins planning row with neighbours over bid to prune or chop down 15 trees

Edward Scissorhands director Tim Burton wins planning row with neighbours over bid to prune or chop down 15 trees in garden of his £11m Edwardian mansion in north London Tim Burton got permission to tamper with 15 trees in Hampstead, London  A silver birch and viburnum were protected by a tree preservation order  Order is … Read more

Tim Burton wins planning row with neighbours over bid to prune or chop down 15 trees

Edward Scissorhands director Tim Burton wins planning row with neighbours over bid to prune or chop down 15 trees in garden of his £11m Edwardian mansion in north London Tim Burton got permission to tamper with 15 trees in Hampstead, London  A silver birch and viburnum were protected by a tree preservation order  Order is … Read more

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics back to London’ if he is re-elected as Mayor

Sadiq Khan reveals he will bid to bring the Olympics and Paralympics back to London in 2036 or 2040 with a focus on ‘the most sustainable Games ever’ if he is re-elected as Mayor Sadiq Khan will try to bring the Olympics back to London if he is re-elected  Khan will put together committee to … Read more