Opinion: We need our stoves
For someone living in a boat or van during the winter, having a stove can be a matter of life and death, argues boater Mike Doherty.
How the air we breathe is a matter of equality
In Bristol’s inner city areas, residents produce less air pollution than wealthier suburbs - but suffer the worst effects.
Community rallies to save urban farming project
Community farming project Sims Hill received groundswell of support after being threatened by park-and-ride.
“This is a fight”: Opposition to St Philip’s gas plant plans intensifies
The proposed gas generation plant would be just 90m from a nursery school.
100,000 local people are being told investing in oil can avert climate change
There is an argument that this can help avert climate collapse.
Major increases in fossil fuel investments despite pension fund ‘Responsible Investment’ efforts
106,000 local pension fund members are further invested in dirty energy. But new rules may make it easier to drop fossil fuels.
Avonmouth fly infestation: cries for council tax strike
Councillor promises to investigate concerns in public meeting
Infestation in Avonmouth: Return of the flies…
Avonmouth residents are blaming the local waste plant after their homes were infested with flies, again... but the council says there’s no problem.
Controversial waste plant gets final go-ahead after council error
Environment Agency grants permit despite local opposition based on pollution fears.
Cultivating futures at the Severn Project
“Being part of the Severn Project I’m part of society. I was detached from society for a long time. A long, long time.”
Opinion: Why progressive cities let cyclists run red lights
Knee-jerk reactions are putting lives at risk. It’s time to reform cycling laws based on sound science and not tabloid headlines, argues Simon Oxenham.
Avonmouth: Controversial industrial plant given green light by Environment Agency
Residents angry after Environment Agency announces at an inquiry it is “satisfied” the incinerator waste plant should be given permit to operate.
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