Solution to Pollution? And the tree planting scouts

2020-02-27T09:09:10+00:00February 27th, 2020|

In spite of the increasing number of people opting for electric cars, air pollution is still causing illness and contributing to the death of hundreds of local people. Hertfordshire businessman Thomas Delgado thinks he has the answer. Trees also combat air pollution and Beaver Scout leader Ian Burnett and his son Stanley talk about the [...]

Valuing nature

2019-01-24T09:27:36+00:00January 24th, 2019|

It keeps us alive, improves our quality of life and is increasingly under threat - and yet we so often take the natural world for granted. In this edition of Environment Matters you can hear ecologist Joe Gray's concerns about the effect of mineral extraction locally on wildlife, St.Albans Green Party member Jill Mills' plea [...]

Why now is a good time to get solar panels, and pulling together to save trackside trees

2018-10-17T21:52:50+01:00October 17th, 2018|

Simon Robinson of Solinvictus explains why it's a great time to get solar PV panels for your roof, and Nadia Bishara talks about how neighbours are pulling together to negotiate with Network Rail about the future of trackside trees.