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Calls to defer Emsworth homes plan to Environment Agency amid ‘horrifying’ flood and nature risks

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 6th August 2018 Story by Byron Melton

 

CAMPAIGNERS have called for a planning application to be deferred to the Environment Agency amid fears a development could lead to flooding.

Residents have said Hampshire Homes’ plans for 46 homes east of Westwood Close, in Emsworth, could […]

Ray Cobbett: A study shows the UK would need 1,000 wells on 5,000 fracking pads

The government has given its blessing to the UK’s first fracking operation in Lancashire, despite massive local opposition and mounting evidence of a warming planet.

Most of the claims made for shale gas have been proven wrong. It won’t create significant new jobs or make energy cheaper, since it will be sold at market […]

How Portsmouth and Southampton are teaming up in the fight against plastic waste

Plastic waste has become an increasingly serious issue.

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 25th July 2018 Story by David George

 

A FREE event at the University of Portsmouth will see the city join up with Southampton in the ongoing battle against plastic waste.

The event, called See Bin, Sea […]