Environment News:

Housing, the environment and LGBT rights – where does the next PM stand?
…The next prime minister of the UK is expected to be announced on Tuesday, 23 July. Either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will take up the role. But what are their positions on issues other than Brexit? BBC political correspondent Nick…


François de Rugy, French environment minister, quits over spending allegations
… presidential palace said. Mr de Rugy's predecessor, TV presenter and environmental…France's Environment Minister François de Rugy has announced his resignation…


Tate Modern: Olafur Eliasson's environment artwork
… and the environment is on display at Tate Modern. He told Today programme's Martha Kearney he…


Environment pollution: Water firms' protection efforts 'unacceptable'
… responsibility for five historical environmental offences . The report follows the agency's… watercourses" and would "continue to work hard to reduce our environmental impact". He said…Water company efforts to protect the environment are "simply unacceptable…


Environment: teens tackle 300 acres in Brecon Beacons
… the environment". Climate change: What is a climate emergency? Climate change: What…


River Thames flood defence plan a 'threat to environment'
… and less environmental impact . An EA spokesman said: "The proposals would reduce…. The Environment Agency (EA) said the proposals would help protect hundreds of homes in 12… that will drastically affect the environment". 'Prevent disruption' Mr Goddard told the Local…


Fish and chip restaurant closes amid owners' 'environment concerns'
… "uncomfortable" about the environmental impact of their business. The Fish and The Chip… that has an impact on our environment." They did not say what form their new venture…


Brexit: Farmers could be paid to protect the environment
… a contract based on the environmental benefits they agree the farmer is, or could… be delivering. They will be rewarded for new environmental work - like planting new… standards, our environmental standards - which are world leading - and we need…


Sagarika Ghose explains why India is a tough environment for journalists
…Sagarika Ghose, the consulting editor of The Times Of India, says press freedom in India is in a state of crisis. India has fallen two places in the annual World Press Freedom Index compiled by Reporters Without Borders. London has…


Environment Week: Rivers struggle to meet EU targets
… in overall condition of the rivers. Recent environmental indicators noted as a "cause… in getting that way," he said. Bigger Northern Ireland population challenging environment… to BBC News NI as part of a series of reports focusing on the environment. He said…