Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
22 August 2014 12:07 PM
EDF Energy failed to put in place appropriate procedures to properly receive, record and process all customers’ complaints
22 August 2014 12:00 AM
There are 462 more species of bird in the world than previously thought after the most comprehensive avian analysis ever undertaken identified 46 new species of parrot, 26 extra owls and a host of other new entrants to the record books.
21 August 2014 09:00 PM
If climate trends continue, Europe could become a hotbed of dengue fever
21 August 2014 06:33 PM
Animals including the red kite, the goshawk, the barn owl and the wild boar could be completely wiped out of the UK if a new bill to encourage the development of infrastructure is passed, a group of leading scientists warns today.
19 August 2014 07:23 PM
A British butterfly species has made climate-change history by becoming the first known animal of any kind to lose the ability to do something after global warming forced it to move to a new environment and adapt its behaviour.
19 August 2014 05:28 PM
The UK’s endangered native crayfish species could be completely wiped out after a deadly plague was identified in one of its few strongholds.
18 August 2014 12:00 AM
This summer has been a “landmark year” for birdwatchers, as the warm weather encourages species normally associated with the Mediterranean to settle in the UK.
17 August 2014 05:51 PM
Alert from Royal Horticultural Society over disease which could damage or kill fruit and veg
16 August 2014 12:00 AM
Experiments show birds are not compulsively attracted to shiny objects
14 August 2014 07:28 PM
An oak tree reputedly used as a hideout by Robin Hood and a sycamore credited with starting the trade union movement are among the leading contenders in a competition to find Britain’s best trees.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
- 1 Mother fed her daughter tapeworms to make her skinny for beauty pageant
- 2 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 3 Crystal Palace next manager latest: Palace consider Ally McCoist - EXCLUSIVE
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 Tim Sherwood column: 'It started as a three-horse race but turned into the Grand National'