‘Getting to Zero Emissions’ will take time, technological innovation and huge investment

2021-04-28T14:02:38+01:00April 28th, 2021|

Bill Gates' new book, How To Avoid A Climate Disaster is not an easy read. If you read for pleasure or for escapism, I suggest you do not add this sobering book to your pile of bedtime reading. Bill Gates tells us that climate scientists have confirmed that we are already in a state of [...]

Phoenix from the flames – new local groups spurred on by COVID

2020-08-10T11:39:35+01:00August 10th, 2020|

Anecdotally, we hear that there is renewed interest in the environment following our period of lockdown - we feel more connected with nature having had the time to observe spring unfolding, we’re more likely to walk or cycle, and we’re concerned about the circumstances that led to the virus that’s responsible for the current pandemic, [...]

Wonderful Willows and Pesky Parakeets?

2020-06-25T16:45:29+01:00June 25th, 2020|

If you've wondered about those squawking green parakeets that circle around St.Albans, you'll want to hear Dan Fletcher of St.Albans RSPB explain where they come from, what they do and whether we should be concerned about them. You'll also want to hear about a wonderful project at Lea Primary School where growing at home in [...]

A day in the life of a Head Teacher during the Covid-19 crisis

2020-03-28T20:49:36+00:00March 28th, 2020|

Tune in to hear Kathy Weston interview headteacher Dave Bullock of Onslow St Audrey’s in Hatfield. He describes the day in the life of a headteacher during an unprecedented crisis.  He talks about managing the school, protecting pupils, staff and families, and how schools are pulling together to make it work.  David also shared with [...]

Covid-19 – The Parents’ Show asks for parents

2020-03-21T21:29:46+00:00March 21st, 2020|

In the current climate, there is only one topic to discuss on the show - Covid 19. We had a selection of guests to address the many concerns and worries of parents in the light of the biggest health crisis in modern history. Verity Hill, Virologist will be helping us understand exactly what we are [...]