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Havant naturalists campaign to go pesticide-free

Dr Brian Fellows

Dr Brian Fellows

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 25th July 2016

Story by: Danny Randon

 

NATURALISTS have joined a global campaign to ban the public use of pesticides in their area.

Havant Friends of the Earth are trying to confront Havant Borough Council on the use of potentially harmful chemicals.

“We’re asking councils to make a commitment to stop using pesticides on all the areas that it controls.”

Nick Mole, Pan UK

 

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Hottest ever June marks 14th month of record-breaking temperatures

Nasa image shows sea ice across the Arctic Ocean shrinking to below-average levels this summer. Photograph: Nasa/AFP/Getty Images

Nasa image shows sea ice across the Arctic Ocean shrinking to below-average levels this summer. Photograph: Nasa/AFP/Getty Images

Published on The Guardian website on the 20th July 2016

 

US agencies Nasa and Noaa say last month was 0.9C hotter than the 20th century average and the hottest June since records began in 1880

As the string of record-breaking global temperatures continues unabated, June 2016 marks the 14th consecutive month of record-breaking heat.

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Fears of gridlock after plan for 5,000 homes across Havant is revealed

5000 Home Planned

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 14th July 2016

 

  • People on Hayling Island say their community does have infrastructure to cope with more housebuilding

PLANS to build an additional 5,000 homes across Havant borough could lead to traffic gridlock.

That’s the verdict of one critic who believes the plan could exacerbate existing congestion, including getting on and off Hayling Island.

As revealed in The News yesterday, Havant Borough Council has unveiled its housebuilding plan for the next 20 years, which would see an extra 5,000 homes built – on top of the 6,300 already earmarked in the current local plan.

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