Environmental News

It’s time to bring onshore wind back to England

This post is by Rebecca Windemer, PhD researcher at Cardiff University.  At the start of my research into wind energy, I met an elderly couple living opposite a wind farm in Cornwall who questioned why people were opposed to them. They talked about the benefits it had created for their area, including funding for local […]

Environmental News

The 25 year environment plan now needs money and law to back it up

This post is by Matt Williams, public policy officer at the National Trust. A version of this piece will be posted on the Wildlife and Countryside Link blog. As New Year’s resolutions go, the promises of the 25 year environment plan for England, launched on this day last year, were ambitious. One year on, how […]