My Opinions on Sustainable Food Production

DEFRA’s Food Policy Unit is inviting comments on sustainable food production (at foodpolicyunit@defra.gsi.gov.uk). I have replied that the British government’s initiatives include a number of useful developments – but also one seriously flawed assumption:...

In Town Without My Car Day 2009

Every year we moan about the council not doing anything about In Town Without My Car Day and then leave it too late to organise a big event. But leaving your car at home shouldn’t be such a big deal, should it? Tens of thousands of people travel to work every...

The First Climate Flash Mob in Brum

This afternoon at 12.17 a group of environmental activists gathered in Victoria square with a couple of Polar bears to give a wake up call to politicians that the Copenhagen Climate talks in December are the most important ever and that they must be there to ensure a...