The Government is launching an “urgent and comprehensive” review of why bees are declining and what is being done to help them.
A third of Britain's honeybee colonies perished in the winter following the wettest summer in 100 years last year, according to a new survey.
EU action on bees comes on top of huge losses and the coldest March for 50 years
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Eric Pickles declared last year: "It's a basic right for every Englishman and woman to be able to put the remnants of their chicken tikka masala in their bin without having to wait two weeks for it to be collected."
A survey of some of Britain's leading gardening experts, including the former Gardeners' World presenter Alan Titchmarsh, shows less than half use peat-free compost.
Japan's nuclear crisis has stalled the growing support for a UK "nuclear renaissance", a new poll reveals.
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Hundreds of campaigners staged protests inside and outside the UN climate talks today as security was ramped up for the arrival of world leaders for the closing days of the negotiations.
Coalition of opposition parties, protesters and green groups warn Brown over 'unwanted' airport expansion
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Decommissioning Britain's growing radioactive waste mountain is likely to cost the taxpayer £12bn more than previous highest estimates, raising fresh questions about the expense of the new generation of nuclear power stations.