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Chichester Observer
Anglers can see the wood for the trees - and it’s a good job toodisease or as a result of bank erosion. The trees were supplied by the Woodlan
Anglers can see the wood for the trees - and it’s a good job too
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
disease or as a result of bank erosion. The trees were supplied by the Woodland Trust in co-operation with ARRT, the Environment Agency, the landowner and farmers, all of whom recognise the need to replenish trees which are vital to wildlife... Read more
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Bolton News
Residents living near to closed down recycling plant told 'good news' could be on the waysite. Chadwicks and Sons Ltd, in Oakenbottom Road, Breightmet, went into liqui
Residents living near to closed down recycling plant told 'good news' could be on the way
Bolton News / Posted 4 hours ago
site. Chadwicks and Sons Ltd, in Oakenbottom Road, Breightmet, went into liquidation following enforcement action by the Environment Agency which meant the firm could not bring any more waste onto the site. It is thought that around eight tonnes... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN chief names choices for top UN environments postsUNITED NATIONS (AP) � The newly-appointed head of the U.N. environment agency s
UN chief names choices for top UN environments posts
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) � The newly-appointed head of the U.N. environment agency said Tuesday he wants to change the organization to relate more to the average person and plans to further engage the private sector to achieve global environmental... Read more
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Salon.com
UN chief names choices for top UN environments postsUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The newly-appointed head of the U.N. environment agency s
UN chief names choices for top UN environments posts
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The newly-appointed head of the U.N. environment agency said Tuesday he wants to change the organization to relate more to the average person and plans to further engage the private sector to achieve global environmental... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Prince Charles lobbied Government on behalf of private landowners Prince Charles asked the head of the Environment Agency to "look into" a deci
Prince Charles lobbied Government on behalf of private landowners
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
Prince Charles asked the head of the Environment Agency to "look into" a decisionCamilla and Charles watch traditional dancers performing in Tvrda, the old town of the city of Osijek... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
West Cumbria Rivers Trust wins prizeimproves Whit Beck, near Lorton. The trust teamed up with Eden and South Cumbr
West Cumbria Rivers Trust wins prize
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
improves Whit Beck, near Lorton. The trust teamed up with Eden and South Cumbria river trusts, Natural England and the Environment Agency to deliver the project which improves health and functioning across catchments of the rivers Derwent, Eden... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Giant chicken factory could be built near Nottinghamshire villageMayman, said: "This is intensive farming but it's necessary in order to provide
Giant chicken factory could be built near Nottinghamshire village
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Mayman, said: "This is intensive farming but it's necessary in order to provide the volume of food we need to provide." The Environment Agency has raised no objection to the scheme. The earliest possible committee date to discuss the plan is Jun... Read more
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Herald Sun
Leading investors ignoring climate changeportfolios. Based on direct disclosures and publicly available information, th
Leading investors ignoring climate change
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
portfolios. Based on direct disclosures and publicly available information, they are graded from ‘AAA’ to ‘D’ while those taking no action are rated ‘X’. Best-performing was Britain’s Environment Agency Pension Fund, with $US3.96 billion in ass... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Leading investors ignoring climate changepublicly available information, they are graded from 'AAA' to 'D' while those t
Leading investors ignoring climate change
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
publicly available information, they are graded from 'AAA' to 'D' while those taking no action are rated 'X'. Best-performing was Britain's Environment Agency Pension Fund, with $US3.96 billion in assets. Most popular Business Breaking News sto... Read more
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ABC News
Diplomats: Norway's Solheim to Be New UN Environment Chiefformer environment and development minister Erik Solheim has been chosen by Sec
Diplomats: Norway's Solheim to Be New UN Environment Chief
ABC News / Posted yesterday
former environment and development minister Erik Solheim has been chosen by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to head the U.N. environment agency. Solheim currently heads the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's committee on... Read more
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Northern Echo
Signs go up warning of blanket fishing ban on Wear to combat poaching "on an industrial scale"grounds to protect pedestrians. The ban follows months of talks between the WA
Signs go up warning of blanket fishing ban on Wear to combat poaching "on an industrial scale"
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
grounds to protect pedestrians. The ban follows months of talks between the WAA, Durham Police, Durham County Council, the Environment Agency (EA) and the City of Durham Freemen, which controls access to the riverbank. Durham beat officer Darrell... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New method may help identify small amounts of nanomaterials in environment sampleshas been running the "German Environmental Specimen Bank (ESB) - Human Samples"
New method may help identify small amounts of nanomaterials in environment samples
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
has been running the "German Environmental Specimen Bank (ESB) - Human Samples" since January 2012 on behalf of Germany's Environment Agency (UBA). Each year the research institute collects blood and urine samples from 120 volunteers in four... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Half of leading investors ignoring climate changeportfolios. Based on direct disclosures and publicly available information, th
Half of leading investors ignoring climate change
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
portfolios. Based on direct disclosures and publicly available information, they are graded from 'AAA' to 'D' while those taking no action are rated 'X'. Best-performing was Britain's Environment Agency Pension Fund, with $3.96 billion in a... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Public inquiry into long-running water extraction battle at Catfield Fen is underwayby a local farmer. The couple, who own the eastern half of the reserve, spent
Public inquiry into long-running water extraction battle at Catfield Fen is underway
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
by a local farmer. The couple, who own the eastern half of the reserve, spent the next six years encouraging the Environment Agency (EA) to take action and in 2014 the body refused to renew the farmer’s abstraction licence – a decision... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Public inquiry into long-running water extraction battle at Catfield Fen is underway– something he claims it put down to abstraction by a local farmer. In 2008, t
Public inquiry into long-running water extraction battle at Catfield Fen is underway
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 2 days ago
– something he claims it put down to abstraction by a local farmer. In 2008, the Harrises began contacting the Environment Agency about the problem but said it was only two years later in 2010 that people began to pay attention. In... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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The Courier
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. The $120 billion Future Fund, Australia's sovereign wealth fund, ranks No. 93 in the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva « Shropshire Starbusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsservants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to f
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
servants, Local Government Super, ranks second in the world. It was beaten to first place by UK-based pension fund, The Environment Agency Pension Fund. Local Government Super in 2014 said it would exclude companies with a material exposure to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Northern Echo
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Bury Times
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Gazette
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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guardian-series
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Harrow Times
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Gazette News
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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This is West Country
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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Bolton News
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Evabusinesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local
Flood-affected businesses back on feet after wrath of Desmond and Eva
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
businesses, which also included £250 million in funding available through local authorities. According to the Environment Agency, more than 20,000 properties were flooded as storms Desmond and Eva swept across the country and December... Read more
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thebee
Delays to the Croston Flood Defence Schemeto be completed this month (May 2016). Several setbacks have affected the prog
Delays to the Croston Flood Defence Scheme
thebee / Posted 3 days ago
to be completed this month (May 2016). Several setbacks have affected the progress of the £5.8m project, managed by the Environment Agency; that includes the Boxing Day floods of 2015 which saw unprecedented levels of water enter the village.... Read more
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DW
E-mobility to drive Europe toward decarbonization |along with a large share of air pollution. This is also true in the European U
E-mobility to drive Europe toward decarbonization |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
along with a large share of air pollution. This is also true in the European Union, according to figures from the European Environment Agency (EEA). Following the Paris agreement, the EU has committed to reducing its total emissions to at least 40... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Brilliant places to fish in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essexor £8. Licences can be bought online, in person or on the phone from the Post
Brilliant places to fish in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
or £8. Licences can be bought online, in person or on the phone from the Post Office or by yearly direct debit through the Environment Agency. Any prices quoted by fisheries do not include your licence, regardless of whether you are at a private... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
OAP siblings face £200k bill to save 400-old thatch housebeen a hard struggle for me trying to pull it all together," Mark said. "We ha
OAP siblings face £200k bill to save 400-old thatch house
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
been a hard struggle for me trying to pull it all together," Mark said. "We have been working with the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) since 2008, but we're able to get nowhere with them. "They never respond to emails and telephone... Read more
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