She's been described as a "modern day Spartacus" for her everything she’s done to push back against the fracking industry and help protect the environment for generations to come. So why is that Tina Rothery, a grandmother from Lancashire, could now face prison for all her tireless work?
Richard Casson - 8 December, 2016 - 13:05 - Comments
It’s fair to say that here at Greenpeace we are not reacting well to the words ‘President-elect Donald Trump.’ Not only do we fear for all the people Donald Trump has threatened and ridiculed over the last few months, we fear he might destroy the very planet under our feet.
India Thorogood - 29 November, 2016 - 15:44 - Comments
Every conversation about reducing urban air pollution revolves around how to cut down traffic, put charges on polluting vehicles to phase them out, introduce a targeted scrappage to help people get out of dirty cars into better alternatives, and put rules in place that will help reduce emissions from other polluting sources such as industry and construction.
Areeba Hamid - 25 November, 2016 - 15:25 - Comments
With the ebb and flow of the tides, thousands of miles of coastline around the UK testify to the devastation that plastic pollution is having on the marine environment. The oceans are at their choking point, for every mile of beach surveyed there are 159 plastic bottles found washed up.
Fiona Nicholls - 17 November, 2016 - 11:09 - Comments
A truckload of plastic waste enters our oceans every minute.When I first heard this statistic I couldn’t believe it. But the evidence is all around us - from tiny microbeads in our toothpaste to images of seabirds with stomachs full of plastic. Plastic pollution is out of control.
alice.hunter - 11 November, 2016 - 17:55 - Comments