"We won’t turn our backs to the sea" said Emma Howard Boyd, Chair of the Environment Agency Coastal Futures 2020 during her speech at the Royal Geographical Society, London on 15th January. Her speech is below and it contains references to Norfolk.
Australia has been ravaged by the worst wildfires seen in the country in decades: at least 28 people lost their lives in the devastating fires and it is estimated that over 1 billion animals have been killed. Over 3,000 homes have also been destroyed or damaged and more than 17.9 million acres have burned.
The four-day public inquiry has heard major opposition to the controversial appeal to build more than 600 homes to the west of Knights Hill Village, with newly elected MP James Wild deeming the development “wholly inappropriate” in a letter to the planning inspectorate.
In a bid to combat the wastefulness and environmental devastation that fast fashion causes, the RSPCA is encouraging people to shop second hand to save the planet, help rescue more animals and save some pennies this January.
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