Corona Beer joins Parley for the Oceans to clean up marine plastic

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Mexican beer brand Corona has partnered with Parley for the Oceans in plan to end marine plastic pollution, one of the biggest threats to human health and the survival of the planet's largest and most important ecosystem, the world's oceans. The long-term partnership launches with a plan to protect 100 Islands by 2020 starting in six key regions in different parts of the world – Mexico, Maldives, Australia, Chile, Italy and Dominican Republic. Read more »

The Food Industry is cooking the planet

Large chemical fertiliser producers are successfully taking over the world’s food supply and exploiting it for profit. Image: Stuart Rankin via Flickr

One of the biggest contributors to climate change is the agricultural food industry, but the political will to tackle the issue is lacking.

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8 in 10 people now see climate change as a “catastrophic risk” – survey

Nearly nine in 10 people say they are ready to make changes to their standard of living if it would prevent future climate catastrophe, a survey on global threats found Wednesday (24 May 2017). The survey of more than 8,000 people in eight countries – the United States, China, India, Britain, Australia, Brazil, South Africa and Germany – found that 84 percent of people now consider climate change a "global catastrophic risk".

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Eden Sessions: Blondie

23/06/2017

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New wave icons Blondie are the latest act to be confirmed for this summer’s Eden Sessions and will play a show against the backdrop of the famous Biomes on Friday June 23.

The announcement coincides with the release of their eleventh studio album Pollinator, which comes out today (Friday May 5).

The album features tracks written by Johnny Marr, Charli XCX, Sia and Nick Valensi of The Strokes as well as material written by founder members Debbie Harry and Chris Stein. Read more »

We need to get rid of carbon in the atmosphere, not just reduce emissions


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Humans have burned 420 billion tonnes of carbon since the start of the industrial revolution. Half of it is still in the atmosphere.
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Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival

11/06/2017 10:00
11/06/2017 16:00

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The Taste of Sudbury is a fantastic event, held in the centre of this Suffolk market town and aimed at celebrating, promoting and showcasing the very best producers, restaurants, chefs and food industries that we are so lucky to have in this part of Suffolk. Read more »

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