Plans for Britain’s biggest ever public library were unveiled in Birmingham yesterday
The BBC should come to the aid of struggling local newspapers rather than compete against them
Admissions lotteries being used by some of the best schools in the country could be scrapped after being criticised as “unfair” by the Schools Secretary
Councils across the UK are being told to cut the size of wheelie bins issued as part of an attempt to encouraging recycling
Tonnes of toxic waste collected from British municipal dumps is being sent illegally to Africa in flagrant breach of this country’s obligation.
Excessive supermarket food packaging is undermining householders’ efforts to recycle and adding to council tax bills, according to a new report
The success of Boris Johnson as Mayor of London has inspired a Conservative plan to invite every major town and city in the country to elect a mayor of their own
Green home ‘refurbishments’ are to be offered to householders under a Government scheme which could save them 300-a-year in fuel bills, ministers will pledge.
More than one in four homes in the UK will be offered a complete eco-makeover.
Drivers of large ?gas guzzling? cars face higher car park and meter charges under new council plans.