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11th Dec
A campaign to #SlowDownFastFashion This is a campaign to raise awareness of the environmental impacts of fast fashion. Fast fashion is defined...
26th Nov
Dangerous air pollution levels in Greater Manchester are costing the regional economy £1bn every year and causing a harmful impact on the...
12th Nov
Plastic straws are under fire for their contribution to the global plastic crisis, with an estimated 4.4 billion being used annually in the fast food...
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30th Oct
Manchester-based fashion brand Boohoo has been slammed in Parliament for selling £5 garments which even charity shops will not accept. A total...
Cigarette butt on floor
12th Oct
Councillors have agreed that the city needs to take bolder steps if it is to achieve its aim of becoming the UK’s first 'tidy city' by 2020....
12th Apr
Manchester Met, the UK’s greenest university, has pledged to cut the use of single-use paper coffee cups which contaminate recycling bins....
Northern Forest
19th Jan
More than 50 million tress will be planted from Liverpool to Hull as the Woodland Trust look to create a gigantic new Northern Forest. Environment...
Stockport council
2nd Dec
Former Liberal Democrat MP, Mark Hunter, last night led a rebellion in Stockport council, forcing the chamber into a vote on plans to build more than...
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