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Channel NewsAsia
NEA calls for tender for system to monitor radiation levels in environmentSINGAPORE: The National Environment Agency (NEA) called for a tender on Thursda
NEA calls for tender for system to monitor radiation levels in environment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
SINGAPORE: The National Environment Agency (NEA) called for a tender on Thursday (Jun 30) for a system that would allow authorities to monitor radiation levels in the environment. In a statement, NEA said the tender calls for interested parties to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Clearance of illegally dumped waste in Everton to begin tomorrowunfortunately the flies won’t disappear overnight but the action we have taken
Clearance of illegally dumped waste in Everton to begin tomorrow
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 hours ago
unfortunately the flies won’t disappear overnight but the action we have taken will, hopefully, resolve this problem.” The Environment Agency has launched its own investigation into instances of illegal fly-tipping at the Everton site and others... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Now the plague of flies has invaded the Royal...and is resolved as soon as possible.” There is no suggestion the flies in the
Now the plague of flies has invaded the Royal...
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 hours ago
and is resolved as soon as possible.” There is no suggestion the flies in the Royal are linked to those in Everton. The Environment Agency said in a statement: “We are treating the dumping of illegal waste across various locations in Merseyside... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Area Residents Learn More About Proposed Fort Drum Missile SiteThe Missile Defense Agency is choosing between Fort Drum and locations in Ohio
Area Residents Learn More About Proposed Fort Drum Missile Site
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 15 hours ago
The Missile Defense Agency is choosing between Fort Drum and locations in Ohio and Michigan to build a site to defend the East Coast against a missile attack. "The site would only be used to counter an actual threat against the U.S.," project... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NASCE Inspects U.S$900,000 Coastal Resilience Project in TendabaThe National Assembly Select Committee on Environment (NASCE) in a joint nation
NASCE Inspects U.S$900,000 Coastal Resilience Project in Tendaba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
The National Assembly Select Committee on Environment (NASCE) in a joint nationwide tour with the National Environment Agency (NEA) recently visited the GEF/UNDP Coastal Resilience project which seeks to enhance resilience of vulnerable coastal areas... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Search for new Royston cemetery site begins after Wicker Hall plans shelvedmust be logged in. Members of the council are now looking elsewhere for a site
Search for new Royston cemetery site begins after Wicker Hall plans shelved
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 18 hours ago
must be logged in. Members of the council are now looking elsewhere for a site, as, after ‘improved understanding’, the Environment Agency (EA) deemed that Wicker Hall lies in a groundwater source protection zone – which means you can’t build a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
We cannot wait for flooding defencespeople turned out at town's Bridge Centre to discuss a draft flood investigatio
We cannot wait for flooding defences
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 19 hours ago
people turned out at town's Bridge Centre to discuss a draft flood investigation report compiled by the county council and Environment Agency following December's floods in Workington and Barepot. Residents raised concerns that questions were... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Can Donald Trump help Liverpool's fly plague?under way to try to eliminate the fly invasion, and the owners of the site have
Can Donald Trump help Liverpool's fly plague?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 hours ago
under way to try to eliminate the fly invasion, and the owners of the site have also been ordered to remove the waste. The Environment Agency has launched a “major investigation” into the dumping of illegal waste at both this site and others across... Read more
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The News and Star
Defences to protect homes from flooding must be put in place, say Workington residentsout at the town’s Bridge Centre to discuss a draft flood investigation report c
Defences to protect homes from flooding must be put in place, say Workington residents
The News and Star / Posted 20 hours ago
out at the town’s Bridge Centre to discuss a draft flood investigation report compiled by Cumbria County Council and the Environment Agency following December’s floods in Workington and Barepot. Residents raised concerns that questions were... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Development of Tantons Hotel in Bideford at stalemate over floodingat stalemate over flooding The former Tantons Hotel in Bideford. Developer sa
Development of Tantons Hotel in Bideford at stalemate over flooding
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 21 hours ago
at stalemate over flooding The former Tantons Hotel in Bideford. Developer says it is not economically viable to meet Environment Agency’s demands to prevent flood of ‘Biblical proportions’. The developer behind the former Tantons Hotel in... Read more
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Weston Mercury
In The Dockcurfew, ordered to pay £85 costs and £63 compensation. * George Montgomery (51
In The Dock
Weston Mercury / Posted 21 hours ago
curfew, ordered to pay £85 costs and £63 compensation. * George Montgomery (51), of Stowey Road, Yatton. Obstruction of Environment Agency: Fined £1,050 plus £7,584.70 costs and £105 surcharge. * Carla Ashe (26), of Link House, Portishead.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Photos show yard at centre of 'horror' fly plague making residents' lives hellMore The council has also served notice on the owners of the site to remove th
Photos show yard at centre of 'horror' fly plague making residents' lives hell
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
More The council has also served notice on the owners of the site to remove the waste. A spokesperson for the Environment Agency said: “We are treating the dumping of illegal waste across various locations in Merseyside and Warrington,... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Is botulism back in St Albans’ diseased Verulamium Lake? - Warning: contains disturbing imagesShwe added: “Last summer’s outbreak was partly blamed on the water quality of t
Is botulism back in St Albans’ diseased Verulamium Lake? - Warning: contains disturbing images
Herts Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Shwe added: “Last summer’s outbreak was partly blamed on the water quality of the lakes and we are now working with the Environment Agency on a long-term solution.” A spokesperson for the RSPCA said they had known about the problems caused by... Read more
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Northern Echo
Fishing paradise is Shildon's 'hidden gem'well and someone told us at the weekend that his was the best kept secret in Co
Fishing paradise is Shildon's 'hidden gem'
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
well and someone told us at the weekend that his was the best kept secret in County Durham.” All anglers must hold a valid Environment Agency license. Fishing prices range from £8 to £15. To book online, visit edengrangefishery.co.uk or call... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Fresh crackdown on illegally-moored boats on the Thames between Kingston and RichmondThe Environment Agency has promised a new crack down on illegally moored boats
Fresh crackdown on illegally-moored boats on the Thames between Kingston and Richmond
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
The Environment Agency has promised a new crack down on illegally moored boats along the Thames between Kingston and Richmond, writes Abbie Llewellyn. It follows pressure from action group Reclaim the Riverbank. Previous success was achieved in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MOH monitoring rising number of salmonella casesspokesperson added that the ministry is working closely with the Agri-Food and
MOH monitoring rising number of salmonella cases
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
spokesperson added that the ministry is working closely with the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) and the National Environment Agency to monitor the situation and better understand the reasons behind the increase. HOW IS SALMONELLA... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Dolan funeral plans and four more stories you may have missedTo find out how to donate money or leave flowers click on the link above. The
Dolan funeral plans and four more stories you may have missed
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
To find out how to donate money or leave flowers click on the link above. The Environment Agency (EA) has stated it is now waiting for police to look at the broken up remains of the 15ft boat and will decide whether it is worth fishing them out or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nasce Tours Illiasa Multi-Purpose Coastal Resilience ProjectThe National Assembly Select Committee on Environment (NASCE) in a joint nation
Nasce Tours Illiasa Multi-Purpose Coastal Resilience Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The National Assembly Select Committee on Environment (NASCE) in a joint nationwide tour with the National Environment Agency (NEA) recently visited the UNDP/GEF Coastal Resilience project dubbed "enhancing resilience of vulnerable coastal areas and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
YOUR SAY: Trees and horses among the concerns at flood channel presentationScheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people wh
YOUR SAY: Trees and horses among the concerns at flood channel presentation
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Scheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people who dropped by Oxford Town Hall as The Environment Agency revealed its final route plan for the 5km channel. North Hinksey residents Chris Sugden and Ag Mackeith... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
YOUR SAY: Trees and horses among the concerns at flood channel presentationScheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people wh
YOUR SAY: Trees and horses among the concerns at flood channel presentation
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
Scheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people who dropped by Oxford Town Hall as The Environment Agency revealed its final route plan for the 5km channel. North Hinksey residents Chris Sugden and Ag Mackeith... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
This is the yard at the centre of Everton's plague of fliessite believed to be responsible for The illegal waste dump is thought to be th
This is the yard at the centre of Everton's plague of flies
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
site believed to be responsible for The illegal waste dump is thought to be the work of a criminal fly-tipping gang. The Environment Agency confirmed it had launched a “major investigation” into both this dumping incident and others across... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Trees and horses among the concerns at flood scheme presentationScheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people wh
Trees and horses among the concerns at flood scheme presentation
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
Scheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people who dropped by Oxford Town Hall as The Environment Agency revealed its final route plan for the 5km channel. North Hinksey residents Chris Sugden and Ag Mackeith... Read more
3 related stories
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Oxford Mail
Trees and horses among the concerns at flood scheme presentationScheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people wh
Trees and horses among the concerns at flood scheme presentation
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Scheme today. But there was also praise from some of the hundreds of people who dropped by Oxford Town Hall as The Environment Agency revealed its final route plan for the 5km channel. North Hinksey residents Chris Sugden and Ag Mackeith... Read more
3 related stories
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Liverpool Echo
Fish rescued from Walton Hall Park lake after fears they were struggling for oxygentests on the water in Anglers have been rescuing fish from the water and movin
Fish rescued from Walton Hall Park lake after fears they were struggling for oxygen
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
tests on the water in Anglers have been rescuing fish from the water and moving them into the nearby boating lake. The Environment Agency will now carry out tests on the water and machines are being used to re-oxygenise the lake. Angler Ted... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Live news: Wokingham tennis star and burning boat prompts arson investigationWimbledon wildcard Marcus Willis won his Men's Singles first round match agains
Live news: Wokingham tennis star and burning boat prompts arson investigation
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
Wimbledon wildcard Marcus Willis won his Men's Singles first round match against Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania The Environment Agency (EA) has stated it is now waiting for police to look at the broken up remains of the 15ft boat and will... Read more
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chroniclelive
The Great Tyneside Storm which cost us millionsthat we were all in it together.” Councils are working closely with partners i
The Great Tyneside Storm which cost us millions
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
that we were all in it together.” Councils are working closely with partners including Northumbrian Water and the Environment Agency to guard against a repeat of the mayhem. In North Tyneside £4.5m of capital funding has been set aside... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Burning boat in Reading: Police weigh up recovery operationThe Environment Agency (EA) has stated it is now waiting for police to look at
Burning boat in Reading: Police weigh up recovery operation
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
The Environment Agency (EA) has stated it is now waiting for police to look at the broken up remains of the 15ft boat and will decide whether it is worth fishing them out or letting them dissapate. Emergency services watched the abandoned boat drift... Read more
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Luton Today
Firm is fined for 
polluting brookguilty to the charges. On June 15 Luton Magistrates’ Court fined the company £
Firm is fined for 
polluting brook
Luton Today / Posted yesterday
guilty to the charges. On June 15 Luton Magistrates’ Court fined the company £10,000 and ordered it to pay £10,423.79 Environment Agency costs after it pleaded guilty to the offences. Warren Scott, aged 44, of Owles Lane, Buntingford,... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
VIDEO: Brexit might make funding for Oxford's flood alleviation scheme evaporatemore funding to be applied for from Government agencies, but warned that leavin
VIDEO: Brexit might make funding for Oxford's flood alleviation scheme evaporate
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
more funding to be applied for from Government agencies, but warned that leaving the EU could affect those as well. But Environment Agency project director Joanna Larmour stressed yesterday that leaving the EU would not have any effect on the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Follow updates from day 11 of the Zane Gbangbola inquestCourt and we will be here throughout the day with live updates from today’s pro
Follow updates from day 11 of the Zane Gbangbola inquest
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Court and we will be here throughout the day with live updates from today’s proceedings. First up on the stand is Environment Agency officer, Joshua Tinsley, who attended the Gbangbolas’ home in the afternoon of February 8 2014 to carry... Read more
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guardian-series
Bathroom company fined after bricks, planks and toilet seats dumpedshould check details of any waste carriers, especially if they are cold callers
Bathroom company fined after bricks, planks and toilet seats dumped
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
should check details of any waste carriers, especially if they are cold callers, and to check their details with the Environment Agency. They should also ask how the rubbish will be removed and where it will be taken. These details should... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Brexit might make funding for Oxford's flood alleviation scheme evaporatemore funding to be applied for from Government agencies, but warned that leavin
Brexit might make funding for Oxford's flood alleviation scheme evaporate
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
more funding to be applied for from Government agencies, but warned that leaving the EU could affect those as well. But Environment Agency project director Joanna Larmour stressed yesterday that leaving the EU would not have any effect on the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Follow coverage from day 10 of the Zane Gbangbola inquestSunbury, is now here to give evidence. He attended the house the initial call a
Follow coverage from day 10 of the Zane Gbangbola inquest
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Sunbury, is now here to give evidence. He attended the house the initial call and returned in the evening to assist the Environment Agency to collect water samples using their breathing apparatus, in case of exposure to possible contaminants. He... Read more
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Daily Mirror
British summer on hold and MORE rain forecast as Wimbledon fans set for washoutwill only get worse with temperatures everywhere remaining on the cool side and
British summer on hold and MORE rain forecast as Wimbledon fans set for washout
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
will only get worse with temperatures everywhere remaining on the cool side and further showers battering the country The Environment Agency (EA) has 35 alerts and 11 more serious warnings in place with rain falling on saturated ground threatening... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
How you can help stop decline of hedgehogs and their baby ‘hedgehoglets’as a Conservative in 2018 because of his anger at how some within the party beh
How you can help stop decline of hedgehogs and their baby ‘hedgehoglets’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 2 days ago
as a Conservative in 2018 because of his anger at how some within the party behaved during the Referendum campaign. Both Environment Agency and BBC Wildlife magazine polls revealed the hedgehog to be Britain’s most popular wild animal. Do you... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Flood alleviation channel route will be revealed to the public tomorrowTHE HIGHLY-anticipated final route of Oxford's £120m flood alleviation channel
Flood alleviation channel route will be revealed to the public tomorrow
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
THE HIGHLY-anticipated final route of Oxford's £120m flood alleviation channel will be revealed to the public tomorrow. Environment Agency engineers will unveil their proposed course for the artificial stream at Oxford Town Hall from 2pm to... Read more
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chroniclelive
How a Jarrow flood defence scheme earned national recognitionflooding risk on a Tyneside housing estate has won an award for innovation and
How a Jarrow flood defence scheme earned national recognition
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
flooding risk on a Tyneside housing estate has won an award for innovation and sustainability. Backed by £800,000 from the Environment Agency, the scheme is one of the first in the country to see a local authority, water and sewerage company... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rainier weather this year may help ease haze episodes: Masagosto be burned, particularly peat and forests, then we will particularly be affec
Rainier weather this year may help ease haze episodes: Masagos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
to be burned, particularly peat and forests, then we will particularly be affected by this.” According to the National Environment Agency (NEA), weather conditions this year are "expected to be less conducive for hotspot activities as compared... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why is Singapore's household recycling rate stagnant?Padmarani Srivatsan turns raw food waste into compost for her plants. (Photo: L
Why is Singapore's household recycling rate stagnant?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Padmarani Srivatsan turns raw food waste into compost for her plants. (Photo: Linette Lim) According to the National Environment Agency (NEA), Singapore’s domestic recycling rate was 19 per cent in 2015, and the target is to bring this to 30... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NEA to introduce new bands and descriptors for 1-hour PM2.5 readingsquestion on everyone's lips is: "Is it safe for me to go out now?" To help Sin
NEA to introduce new bands and descriptors for 1-hour PM2.5 readings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
question on everyone's lips is: "Is it safe for me to go out now?" To help Singaporeans answer that question, the National Environment Agency (NEA) is introducing bands and descriptors for the one-hour concentration readings for fine particulate... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Underground river revealed for the first timehave a river running through the heart of its town centre. The council scheme,
Underground river revealed for the first time
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
have a river running through the heart of its town centre. The council scheme, backed by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Environment Agency, is part of an ongoing £250m town centre regeneration programme. Trees have been planted and benches put... Read more
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express
Flash flooding brings parts of Britain to standstill as storms rage across UKissued across the United Kingdom More than 20 flood alerts and warnings have b
Flash flooding brings parts of Britain to standstill as storms rage across UK
express / Posted 4 days ago
issued across the United Kingdom More than 20 flood alerts and warnings have been issued across the United Kingdom. The Environment Agency also issued a flood warning for the River Ingrebourne at Hornchurch saying "immediate action was required"... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Students learn climate adaptation in German schoolacross the European Union have fallen by almost a quarter since 1990, according
Students learn climate adaptation in German school
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
across the European Union have fallen by almost a quarter since 1990, according to the latest data from the European Environment Agency (EEA). The EEA said this was mostly due to a warm winter which reduced the need for heating, as well as... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Find out where to get advice after recent Caterham flash floodsbe on hand including representatives from the National Flood Forum, Tandridge D
Find out where to get advice after recent Caterham flash floods
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
be on hand including representatives from the National Flood Forum, Tandridge District Council, Surrey County Council, the Environment Agency and Thames Water. They will be able to provide information about getting help with insurance claims,... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Course-Workshop on Adapting to Climate Changeat the event on the Cuban side were specialists from the Ministry of Science, T
Course-Workshop on Adapting to Climate Change
Radio Angulo / Posted 4 days ago
at the event on the Cuban side were specialists from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment, the Environment Agency and the Fructuoso Rodriguez Agrarian University in the province of Mayabeque. Close to 30 similar courses... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Hawkers’ misc fees increased by ? %? « Complaint « Letters « TR EMERITUSincrease from the average fees in 2012/2013, before the Budget debate 2012′s an
Hawkers’ misc fees increased by ? %? « Complaint « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
increase from the average fees in 2012/2013, before the Budget debate 2012′s announcement that public cleaning will be under the new Department of Cleanliness (DPC) under the National Environment Agency (NEA)? Is it as much as about double the... Read more
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The News and Star
Flood alerts issued for CumbriaTHE Environment Agency has issued a number of flood alerts for Cumbria. They s
Flood alerts issued for Cumbria
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
THE Environment Agency has issued a number of flood alerts for Cumbria. They say that flooding is possible along the lower, middle and upper river Eden, the rivers Wampool and Ellen as well as the rivers Esk and Irthing. Heavy rain is forecast to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NA Committee On Environment Visits NEA Project SiteThe National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on Environment in collaboration wit
NA Committee On Environment Visits NEA Project Site
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on Environment in collaboration with the National Environment Agency (NEA) Wednesday embarked on a nationwide tour of NEA projects in a bid to access first hand information. The tour, which is spearheaded... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Lake Grounds safe for Portishead Raft Race 2016 Portishead Raft Race will be safe to take part in, according to the Environme
Lake Grounds safe for Portishead Raft Race 2016
Weston Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Portishead Raft Race will be safe to take part in, according to the Environment Agency and North Somerset Council. The Environment Agency has confirmed the water at Portishead Lake Grounds is safe for... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Pig farmers urged to join debate on water qualitywill include a representative from Anglian Water to talk about the issues the c
Pig farmers urged to join debate on water quality
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
will include a representative from Anglian Water to talk about the issues the company is facing, and an officer from the Environment Agency (EA) will highlight the key regulations which farmers must adhere to. Andrew Palmer, AHDB Pork’s... Read more
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