Highways England is freewheeling to environmental failure if it neglects the protection of ancient woodland when designing the Lower Thames Crossing.
More than 5,500 trees will be planted at Smithills following a summer of devastating wild fires and drought.
Schoolchildren from Bury have joined us, the Community Forest Trust and Forestry Minister David Rutley to plant the first government-funded trees of the Northern Forest.
Read our response to today's speech by Environment Secretary Michael Gove on UK climate change projections.
Response to report by the Committee on Climate Change ‘Land use: Reducing emissions and preparing for climate change’
We welcome the recognition that we need to plant more trees and create more resilient landscapes. Read our full response to the report.