Press releases

01 Jul 2015 Government publishes secret rural fracking impacts study
01 Jul 2015 David Cameron must respect Lancashire's fracking decision
01 Jul 2015 Airport expansion threatens UK climate action, warns Friends of the Earth, as report backs Heathrow
30 Jun 2015 Airport expansion will undermine UK climate action, warns Friends of the Earth
30 Jun 2015 Urgent UK action needed now to avoid increasing costs and impacts of climate change, says official Govt advisor.
29 Jun 2015 Lancashire fracking application rejected
28 Jun 2015 Independent legal advice reveals that Lancashire councillors can refuse fracking application
25 Jun 2015 Fracking application for Roseacre in Lancashire rejected
25 Jun 2015 Lancashire County Council’s legal advice on fracking flawed
25 Jun 2015 Victory for Welsh community as council planning committee defers opencast coal mine
24 Jun 2015 Lancashire council fracking meeting adjourned until Monday
24 Jun 2015 England wild beavers give birth to kits
23 Jun 2015 Climate change a medical emergency, says Commission
23 Jun 2015 Put Lancashire communities first, councillors urged ahead of crucial fracking decision
20 Jun 2015 New York State elected officials urge counterparts in Lancashire to refuse fracking
18 Jun 2015 Govt cuts wind subsidies - Friends of the Earth reaction
18 Jun 2015 Politicians urged to follow Pope's lead on climate change
17 Jun 2015 Thousands to urge MPs to act on climate change
09 Jun 2015 Swansea lagoon power plant gets green light
08 Jun 2015 G7 Summit: Climate ambition must be speeded up, says Friends of the Earth
28 May 2015 Time for the Minster to pull his head out of the sand
27 May 2015 Govt to give communities powers over wind farms - but not fracking
22 May 2015 NFU attempt to dodge pesticides ban: Bee Coalition reaction
20 May 2015 Call for action following warning over state of Europe's nature
14 May 2015 Bees: Govt urged to act on pesticides, as industry meets in London
12 May 2015 New report highlights huge eco-impact of everyday products
12 May 2015 Campaign launched to defend threatened EU wildlife laws
11 May 2015 Amber Rudd is new Secretary of State for DECC
08 May 2015 2015 general election result
01 May 2015 TV wildlife presenters urge public to join the Great British Bee Count 2015
29 Apr 2015 Supreme Court orders UK Govt to act on air pollution
29 Apr 2015 Craig Bennett is appointed Friends of the Earth CEO
23 Apr 2015 Lancashire County Council defers Cuadrilla fracking decision
23 Apr 2015 ​Opencast coal mining moratorium - Friends of the Earth Cymru reaction
23 Apr 2015 New studies highlight pesticide threat to wild bees
20 Apr 2015 Fracking support undermines Labour's Green Plan
17 Apr 2015 Ed Balls reveals Labour plans for review of resource scarcity threat
16 Apr 2015 Govt air quality strategy on trial
15 Apr 2015 UK Oil and Gas clarifies wild claims on shale oil reserves in Sussex
09 Apr 2015 Oil find in southern England raises fracking concerns