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Cambridge City Council launches Canopy Project

Cambridge City Council has officially launched a project to increase the area of the city under tree canopy cover over the next three years.

150 ultra-low energy homes to be developed in Nottingham

The next phase of a pioneering scheme to turn hard-to-heat council houses in Nottingham into ultra-low energy homes has begun.

North of Tyne seeks £10 million digital boost

The North of Tyne Combined Authority has pledged £10 million in the region’s digital economy.

Unequal risks of mental ill health need closing

New briefing urges the government to take concerted action to address the unequal risk of mental ill health in the UK.

Emergency Tree Plan for the UK published

The Woodland Trust has outlined how the UK can rapidly increase tree cover to help reach net zero carbon emissions.

Cornwall reflects on year of climate emergency action

Cornwall Council is marking a year since declaring a climate emergency and summarised its key achievements in cutting its carbon emissions.

 GB Features

A perspective on parks: Levelling up places

Rob Pearce, project manager at The Parks Alliance, explains why parks are one of the smartest investments for infrastructure spending

Why learning first aid at work is a beneficial life-skill

Emma Hammett discusses how first aid training has the ability to empower an organisation’s staff with the skills to help in an emergency

Time for a fire safety revamp, after inadequacies highlighted

Several reports have heavily criticised the London Fire Brigade in recent weeks. But what does it mean moving forward?

English DRS: Creating a genuinely circular economy

Richard McIlwain explores the impact that such a Deposit Return Scheme could make on the litter than pollutes our country

A step closer to truly accessible public sector websites

Digital inclusion for local councils is no longer an option, it’s a legal requirement, writes Hilary Stephenson

Nature – our life support system

Does prescribing contact with nature to boost mental health actually work? Dom Higgins examines the issue

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