Press releases by subject

07 Dec 2016 Doubling funding to tackle air pollution welcomed, but London Mayor must also ban diesel vehicles from capital
02 Dec 2016 Four capitals announce they’re ditching diesel. London should follow suit says Friends of the Earth
01 Dec 2016 Bees: Wildlife and environment groups call for neonic pesticides ban to be retained - and extended to all crops
01 Dec 2016 Un-bee-lievable Xmas gifts for nature lovers of all ages
01 Dec 2016 New NICE guidance on air pollution – “tinkering” not enough to deal with crisis says Friends of the Earth
23 Nov 2016 Autumn Statement: Chancellor pootling along in slow lane towards a low-carbon future
22 Nov 2016 Cornwall congratulated for acting on bees and pesticides
21 Nov 2016 Ministers failing to fund natural flood measures, reveals Friends of the Earth
17 Nov 2016 UK Parliament ratifies Paris climate deal
16 Nov 2016 Fracking company says there are no bats at Yorkshire fracking site, survey finds differently
14 Nov 2016 2016 set to be hottest year on record – Friends of the Earth reaction
09 Nov 2016 Trump victory: Clean energy revolution unstoppable, says Friends of the Earth
09 Nov 2016 Government consultation on coal phase-out welcomed
08 Nov 2016 London taxi protest over air pollution
03 Nov 2016 Government loses Article 50 court fight
03 Nov 2016 “Urgent and dramatic” action needed on climate change, warns UN – Friends of the Earth reaction
02 Nov 2016 Friends of the Earth launches digital Start-up in Residence
02 Nov 2016 Government loses court battle on dirty air, it must act now to ditch diesel
02 Nov 2016 Flooding: MPs call for Environment Agency overhaul
01 Nov 2016 Waitrose throws down gauntlet by sourcing non-genetically modified soya
25 Oct 2016 Heathrow expansion makes mockery of government commitments to tackle climate change
24 Oct 2016 We won't tackle climate change if we allow Heathrow or Gatwick to expand
17 Oct 2016 Government in court over air pollution. It’s time to ditch diesel – says Friends of the Earth
15 Oct 2016 HFC phase out welcomed – UK government urged not to give green light to new sources of climate-wrecking carbon pollution
13 Oct 2016 Clean Air Zones needed in every city to prevent deaths from air pollution
13 Oct 2016 Committee on Climate Change advice on climate targets "very disappointing"
06 Oct 2016 Green light for fracking in Lancashire slammed
05 Oct 2016 It's 1 year since the plastic bag charge, should it apply to disposable coffee cups?
04 Oct 2016 Khan backs new Thames road crossing – Friends of the Earth reaction
04 Oct 2016 EU Paris ratification: time for action not back slapping – says Friends of the Earth
30 Sep 2016 ‘Making a success of Brexit’ must include protecting our wildlife and environment – say Friends of the Earth
26 Sep 2016 Huge growth predicted for energy collectives – if PM doesn’t kill it
21 Sep 2016 Friends of the Earth set to object to new oil drilling in South Downs National Park
21 Sep 2016 Ratifying climate deal not “worth the paper it’s written on” if government invests in fossil fuels – says Friends of the Earth
20 Sep 2016 “It’s the greatest injustice of climate change, those least responsible for causing the crisis are the first to suffer” Friends of the Earth call for change in legal status of refugees
13 Sep 2016 Government “refusing to take the bold action needed” on air pollution – says Friends of the Earth
08 Sep 2016 Controversial Druridge Bay opencast coal mine ‘called in’ by minister – Friends of the Earth reaction
08 Sep 2016 Government flood review recommendations ‘a wash-out’
06 Sep 2016 Important to highlight air pollution & climate injustice – Friends of the Earth reaction to Black Lives Matter UK protest
02 Sep 2016 Green light for M4 widening plans: more pollution, more traffic