Category: Environment

Articles relating to the Environment and Environment issues.

OPINION: Time For A Grown Up Debate On Fracking

OPINION: Time For A Grown Up Debate On Fracking

Many people will tell you fracking has great benefits. Indeed in the Telegraph, it was recently argued that fracking is a key component of Britain regaining its energy independence.  In regards to consumers, fracking...

OPINION: Pitfalls Of A Reckless Green Agenda

OPINION: Pitfalls Of A Reckless Green Agenda

I write this in response to the Kipper Central article OPINION: Our Throwaway Society is Swamping Us by Janice North. Janice decried littering and fly-tipping and wrote inarguably about the benefits of re-using instead...

OPINION: The ‘New’ Old Way Of Waste Not Want Not

OPINION: The ‘New’ Old Way Of Waste Not Want Not

II admit that I’ve been a bit of a shopaholic in my time. Especially once I earnt a decent salary. In my younger days the pressure was on to be as fashionable as possible....

OPINION: Our Throwaway Society is Swamping Us

OPINION: Our Throwaway Society is Swamping Us

I was recently asked to join a ‘plastic pick up’ event in a park for an hour or two so decided to go along and see what sort of things we are chucking on...

The Plastic Con-Trick

The Plastic Con-Trick

Remember to worship at the temple of shopping! Put your kids in nursery, your parents in care and avoid people who don’t conform to consumerism – they’re not hip after all. And send last...

BARBARIC NON-STUN HALAL SLAUGHTER ‘On The Rise’ – National Farmers Union

BARBARIC NON-STUN HALAL SLAUGHTER ‘On The Rise’ – National Farmers Union

Sheep slaughter without stun has risen 15% in the past five years. Islamic preferences in food preparation mean that animals are aware their death is coming and in many cases are lined up, able...

Trump: We Need Some “Good Old Global Warming” And Other Wonderful Tweets From Trump About Global Warming

Trump: We Need Some “Good Old Global Warming” And Other Wonderful Tweets From Trump About Global Warming

Once again, Donald Trump’s world famous Twitter account has sparked a great debate in American and global politics. This time, it’s the environment which has caused the huge outcry.   In the East, it...

Building On Brownfield Sites; The Way Forward Or Catastrophic?

Building On Brownfield Sites; The Way Forward Or Catastrophic?

During the Industrial Revolution, they had the simple and sensible idea of building houses where the work was based. In recent years Town Planners have thrown that concept out the window and started building...