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Daily Record
Travellers take over abandoned prison and use it as dumping groundon this site. "It is illegal dumping on an industrial scale. "Together with t
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
on this site. "It is illegal dumping on an industrial scale. "Together with the police, Ministry of Justice and Environment Agency we will take all possible action to target this fly-tipping. "We will not tolerate such wilful and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Massive fire at North Runcton, near King’s Lynn has not caused contaminationplanning permission authorising the waste activities taking place. The site is
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
planning permission authorising the waste activities taking place. The site is therefore illegal and has been subject to a joint prosecution between the Environment Agency for waste offences and Norfolk County Council for breaches of planning... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Councillors stay silent over flooding compensation rowthe News has revealed that landowners in the Hemingby area are still waiting fo
Horncastle Today / Posted 2 days ago
the News has revealed that landowners in the Hemingby area are still waiting for compensation payments from the Environment Agency. The landowners locked gates leading to the defences just hours after the official opening. Speaking at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEA Validates Mercury Inventory ReportThe National Environment Agency, in collaboration with the Ministry of Environm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The National Environment Agency, in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment recently validated Mercury Inventory Report under the development of Minamata Convention at the Baobab Holiday Resort, in Bijilo. In November 2016, The Gambia... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Molesey 'slumboat' has angered residents by returning to the areaby locals. In 2016, the vessel’s owner Alistair Trotman moved the boat after t
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
by locals. In 2016, the vessel’s owner Alistair Trotman moved the boat after two cases of trespass were brought by the Environment Agency against him and three other boats illegally moored in the area. Members of Molesey Conservatives have... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police descend on problem scrapyard to enforce closure order granted by the courtsplan to apply for an extension. Magistrates approved the formal closure order
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
plan to apply for an extension. Magistrates approved the formal closure order requested by the police, Hyndburn Council, Environment Agency and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service following a temporary closure notice being served earlier in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yishun Park Hawker Centre run by Timbre opens for businessincubation period of up to a year before they are placed within Timbre's networ
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
incubation period of up to a year before they are placed within Timbre's network of F&B outlets or referred to the National Environment Agency to apply for a stall in another hawker centre. One of them is the owner of Ah Lock Tofu, 24-year-old Lee... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Make angling undisputed number one sport againwily, few in numbers and often way beyond the capacity of the average angler to
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
wily, few in numbers and often way beyond the capacity of the average angler to catch. What we need is real action by the Environment Agency and all the money that we spend here on rod licence fees to go back into our river fisheries. It’s a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Work under way to lower flood risk in KeswickWork is being carried out in Keswick to reduce the risk of flooding in the town
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
Work is being carried out in Keswick to reduce the risk of flooding in the town. The Environment Agency is removing gravel from the bend on the River Greta at High Hill. It will increase the river's channel capacity, reducing the flood risk to... Read more
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The News and Star
Work under way to lower flood risk in KeswickWork is being carried out in Keswick to reduce the risk of flooding in the town
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
Work is being carried out in Keswick to reduce the risk of flooding in the town. The Environment Agency is removing gravel from the bend on the River Greta at High Hill. It will increase the river's channel capacity, reducing the flood risk to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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The News and Star
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State." Third Energy secured... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State." Third Energy secured... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Bury Times
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State." Third Energy secured... Read more
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Gazette
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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guardian-series
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Harrow Times
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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This is West Country
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Gazette News
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Bolton News
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy’s hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State.” Third Energy secured... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Two arrested as police clear protesters at fracking site in North Yorkshireprocedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved b
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
procedures can begin, Third Energy's hydraulic fracture plan must be approved by both the Oil & Gas Authority and the Environment Agency. Once this is approved, final consent is required from the Secretary of State." Third Energy secured... Read more
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Gazette
Frampton Cotterell man prosecuted for waste offencesSouth Gloucestershire, you can expect to be caught and prosecuted.” Residents
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
South Gloucestershire, you can expect to be caught and prosecuted.” Residents are advised to only give their rubbish to an Environment Agency registered waste carrier. To check whether a waste carrier is registered, call the Environment Agency on... Read more
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EuroNews
Germany and the diesel dilemmatries to be a kind of servant to the automobile industry…well, not just trying
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
tries to be a kind of servant to the automobile industry…well, not just trying – in fact they are.” The European Environment Agency estimates that each year 10,000 people perish prematurely in Germany due to diesel-generated nitrogen... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
CLA East writes to Norfolk councils and police to seek tougher action on fly-tippinglandowners are not liable. Alongside the letters to local authorities, CLA Eas
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
landowners are not liable. Alongside the letters to local authorities, CLA East will be contacting police forces and Environment Agency officials with aim of inspiring a coordinated, partnership approach. Results of a recent survey supported... Read more
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Bolton News
Council must 'regain trust of community' over Loco Works developmentmust be done to ensure the safety of current and future residents. She said: “
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
must be done to ensure the safety of current and future residents. She said: “We would like to see the council and the Environment Agencytake control and oversee a complete contamination investigation done to the full British standard, openness... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Huge fire at recycling plant in Bolton 'believed to be accidental'hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished t
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished two hours later. “No one was injured. “The Environment Agency have been notified, the cause of the fire will be investigated and the extent of the damage will be... Read more
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Bolton News
Cause of major fire at waste plant24 hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguishe
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
24 hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished two hours later. No one was injured. "The Environment Agency has been notified, the cause of the fire will be investigated and the extent of the damage will be... Read more
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Bolton News
Cause of major fire at waste plant 'likely to be a fault'24 hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguishe
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
24 hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished two hours later. No one was injured. "The Environment Agency has been notified, the cause of the fire will be investigated and the extent of the damage will be... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Investigation underway after huge fire at recycling centre in Boltonhours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished t
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
hours a day seven days a week, were implemented and the fire was extinguished two hours later. "No one was injured. “The Environment Agency have been notified, the cause of the fire will be investigated and the extent of the damage will be... Read more
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This is West Country
Potentially toxic algae 'still poses threat' says councilposes a threat to residents and dog walkers. The water at the park on Burnham
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
poses a threat to residents and dog walkers. The water at the park on Burnham Road was sampled on September 13 by the Environment Agency and Sedgemoor District Council (SDC) said the water 'still remains contaminated and quite green' and that... Read more
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4NI
Other News In Briefto pay costs totalling £2,642. On 05 May 2016, Water Quality Inspectors (WQIs)
4NI / Posted 10 days ago
to pay costs totalling £2,642. On 05 May 2016, Water Quality Inspectors (WQIs) acting on behalf of the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA), responded to a report of pig slurry in the Ballycassidy/Irvinestown River. The inspectors... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Water firm promises fix after Chesterfield road floods with raw sewageat the time and she was going to work tired,” said Ian. The raw sewage has fou
Derbyshire Times / Posted 10 days ago
at the time and she was going to work tired,” said Ian. The raw sewage has found its way down to the nearby brook. The Environment Agency says it has started an investigation into the pollution, and Yorkshire Water has begun work to permanently... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Great Wall' could be built as town's flood defencea full review of the River Calder and now have a plan which they will pass to r
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
a full review of the River Calder and now have a plan which they will pass to residents. “Representatives from the Environment Agency will talk people through their long term defence plans against flooding. “We are also working with Ribble... Read more
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chroniclelive
Clean-up begins as Storm Aileen leaves her markcovers the North East, Yorkshire and Lincolnshire – said 7,400 homes had lost p
chroniclelive / Posted 11 days ago
covers the North East, Yorkshire and Lincolnshire – said 7,400 homes had lost power overnight. After the storm eased, the Environment Agency’s teams were out in force cleaning up debris across the region.A ballboy caught in the downpour at... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
New woodlands planned to protect Leeds from flooding threatout a comprehensive catchment-wide study which was clearly needed. “With gover
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 11 days ago
out a comprehensive catchment-wide study which was clearly needed. “With government funding and working closely with the Environment Agency, Leeds City Council has now concluded that study and these proposals would provide the level of protection... Read more
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New Kerala
CRE8TEC Partners UnaBiz on IoT Solution to Revolutionise the Pest Management Industry - newkerala news #271480and resource utilization," said Jonathan, VP - Business Development, UnaBiz. A
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
and resource utilization," said Jonathan, VP - Business Development, UnaBiz. According to experts from the National Environment Agency, the key to effective pest control is to identify the source and activity areas of the rats. Monitoring of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Warning to East Lancashire residents on illegal waste collectorsfirms seeking to dispose of non-domestic waste have been warned to check that a
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
firms seeking to dispose of non-domestic waste have been warned to check that anyone offering to remove it is genuine. The Environment Agency says cheap offers (less than £200 for skip) may be from cowboy operators who will simply fly-tip the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Growing fears over Leeds river pollutionCormorants, Herons and even Kingfishers, which are a joy to see this deep in th
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 11 days ago
Cormorants, Herons and even Kingfishers, which are a joy to see this deep in the city.” The issue has been reported to the Environment Agency, which sent an employee out late last week, who found that the substance seemed to have dissipated at that... Read more
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International Business Times
Trains cancelled and thousands left without power as Storm Aileen batters Britain morning, the winds will ease by the afternoon leaving a day of blustery showers
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
morning, the winds will ease by the afternoon leaving a day of blustery showers." Flood warnings have been issued by the Environment Agency to parts of Keswick and Somerset, though the risk of any such floods is expected to ease in the next 24... Read more
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The News and Star
Flood alerts in place across Cumbriaflood alerts - meaning flooding is possible - are in place in other locations.
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
flood alerts - meaning flooding is possible - are in place in other locations. They are: Alerts have been sent by the Environment Agency to those signed up to warnings schemes in affected areas. Drivers have been urged to take extra care with... Read more
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