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Incineration going ‘unchecked’ as report highlights Portsmouth pollution

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 17th July 2018 Story by David George

 

PORTSMOUTH’S incinerator is facing claims it is exceeding pollution targets and not being monitored by those in charge, according to a report.

A cross-party report into the pollution caused by incinerators across the country claims Portsmouth is one […]

Green campaigners welcome pack-up order for drillers at South Downs National Park beauty spot

Markwells Wood on a summer evening in 2013, Credit: South Downs National Park Authority.

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 22nd March 2018

 

CAMPAIGNERS from Friends of the Earth have welcomed news United Kingdom Oil and Gas (UKOG) drillers have been asked to leave a beauty spot at the South Downs […]

Joy for campaigners as oil drillers are told to leave South Downs National Park

Campaigners from the Markwells Wood Watch at one of their meetings in 2017, Picture by Emily Mott

Published in the Portsmouth News on 22nd March 2018

 

CAMPAIGNERS are celebrating a long-awaited victory after oil drillers were told to pack up and leave a regional beauty spot.

Markwells Wood Watch has spent the […]