Community-led projects in London offered £90k to tackle environmental inequality

The ‘Grow Together’ programme has been launched in response to data revealing that lower income, Black, Asian and minority ethnic Londoners are disproportionately affected by environmental issues such as flooding and overheating caused by climate change

Companies might be asked for quarterly green plans to avoid windfall tax

New government plans could see business green investments scrutinised

Climate change: Welsh Government announces independent review of floods

Since Storm Dennis wreaked havoc across the country in February 2020, Wales has experienced a rapid increase in the frequency of storms and flood events than any other time in recorded history

Natural disasters ‘have claimed more than 3,700 lives in the UK since 2000’

Extreme temperatures are to blame for 3,626 deaths registered in the UK, according to new research

‘Extreme weather patterns are not new phenomena’

New data reveals the most extreme weather the UK has experienced dates back to the Victorian period

Climate change: Sadiq Khan awards £4m to improve green spaces across London

A total of six projects will share the funding to strengthen climate resilience, improve biodiversity and access to green space as well as build green skills

‘Leaders are absent on climate change’

A new report calls on the Australian government for inaction on climate change

Flood warnings issued for Storm Franklin

Those living near the River Mersey have been given a severe flood warning

Plans approved for large ‘aquagreen’ to reduce flood damage in east Hull

It is expected to reduce the risk of floods to 870 homes and businesses in the North Carr and Sutton areas of Hull, making them more resilient to climate change

‘UK faces damages of more than £1 billion per year by 2050 with a temperature rise of 2°C’

The UK is facing 61 climate risks, according to the UK’s third Climate Change Risk Assessment