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Walk or ride your bike when you can
If you have to go somewhere close consider riding your bike or walking there instead of using your car. It is better on the environment and keeps you fit.

Lymington community-owned solar park planned

Co-operative members have planted wild fruit hedging at the site to screen the panels and encourage wildlife.

Published on the BBC News website on 16th March 2014

A former landfill site on the edge of the New Forest is to be transformed into a solar farm, with local residents being invited to own […]

New Figures show 43,869 homes at FLOOD RISK in Hampshire

According to an analysis of Environment Agency data released today by Friends of the Earth, there are 43,869 homes at flood risk across Hampshire.

Portsmouth North has the highest number of homes at risk – 14,983. Romsey & Southampton North has 2,213 at risk homes

The recent flooding has affected Hampshire particularly badly with […]

Fears fracking work could begin in South Downs National Park

PROPOSED SITE South Downs National Park could soon be used for fracking

Published in the Portsmouth News on 16th December 2013


FRACKING could be heading to the area as the first application for exploratory drilling is submitted to South Downs National Park.

Celtique Energie wants to drill on the West Sussex / […]