Tags: Climate Emergency
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report published recently makes for sober reading. It is easy to feel overwhelmed and to think that there is nothing that parish and town councils can do to protect the environment and make a positive contribution to climate change, but quite the opposite is true! Indeed, parish and town councils have a legal duty under the Natural Environment &... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 11:56 by Becky Jones
It comes as nine out of ten councils have declared a climate emergency.
In a poll conducted by the Local Government Association (LGA), 94% of residents want to see increased biodiversity in their area, including the planting of trees and protection of green spaces.
The survey found that encouraging people to be more eco-friendly through recycling and less plastic use, as well as increasing the use of... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 21:21 by Becky Jones