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Rutland Water wins the triple! Reservoir achieves the prestigious Blue Flag and Seaside Award alongside its existing Green Flag

Environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy has announced the winners of the prestigious Blue Flag and Seaside Awards for summer 2024, and among them for...

£7m beach management reduces flood risk in Lincolnshire

Around 400,000 cubic metres of sand will be topped up on beaches between Saltfleet and Gibraltar Point. The work began in May and will...

Harmless pollen deposits identified on coastlines around Scotland

The mystery of a paint-like substance spotted by members of the public on coastlines around Scotland has been solved by scientists from the Scottish...

Better flood protection planned for Isle of Wight

The Environment Agency, in partnership with the Isle of Wight Council, has committed to better protect more than 300 properties and businesses from coastal...

Over 200 charities and community projects receive support from South West Water

Over 200 charities and community initiatives across Devon and Cornwall have received support from South West Water’s Neighbourhood Fund to provide amazing services to...

Sewer work helps seal the deal for Dorset coast protection

A new phase of the mission to protect the environment on and around Dorset’s iconic Chesil Beach is under way in West Bexington. More than...

Vital new wetland habitat protected with announcement of a new King’s National Nature Reserve

A Devon nature reserve is due to be significantly expanded in part thanks to a unique piece of coastal engineering, which has seen 50...

Measuring wave impact pressure in coastal regions

For several years now, global climate change has been leading to an increase in severe storms in coastal regions. These storms are affecting the...

Yorkshire Water to reduce storm overflows in Scarborough with £2.8m investment

Yorkshire Water is set to invest £2.8 million in its network in Scarborough to reduce the number of discharges into the sea. This work will...

Government launches new measures to halt and reverse nature’s decline

New measures have been set out by the Government to boost nature recovery on land and at sea.  The new plans - announced one year...

Jones Bros relocates wildlife in world first as part of multi-million-pound coastal defence scheme 

A leading civil engineering firm has become the first company to successfully relocate an entire shore-sized habitat of honeycomb reef worm as part of...

Footage showcases teamwork to complete carnoustie pipeline repair in under ten days

One month on from the completion of repairs to a major sewer pipeline by Carnoustie Golf Links, Scottish Water has published time lapse footage...

SEPA confirms new regulatory framework to help protect Scotland’s king of fish

Once found in abundance in our rivers and coastal areas, wild salmon are under threat from a range of pressures including habitat barriers, invasive...

Environment Agency says 96% of English bathing waters meet required quality standards

According to the Environment Agency's latest results, 96% of bathing waters in England have met minimum standards, with 90% of bathing waters in England...

Sea wall project launched by Heriot-Watt University and Virginia Tech in transatlantic collaboration

A pioneering research project that aims to strengthen the resilience of sea walls to increased coastal flooding has been launched by Heriot-Watt University in...

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