Marie Curie is calling on people from across Yorkshire to hold a Blooming Great Tea Party this summer. The charity is encouraging friends, family or colleagues to get together for a tea party, bake…
21st Jun 2018 09:08 AM
Clean Air Day - Thursday 21 June
On 21st June 2018, Clean Air Day will see schools, hospitals, workplaces and communities across the UK run events to inspire people to act for their own health and the health of their family, friends…
20th Jun 2018 09:40 AM
World Leading Microbeads Ban Comes Into Force
A ban on the sale of products containing microbeads has come into force today as part of the Government’s world-leading efforts to prevent these harmful pieces of plastic entering the marine…
19th Jun 2018 10:00 AM
Community Nurse Becomes A Queen's Nurse In Recognition Of High Standards Of Care
A dedicated Sheffield community nurse has achieved one of the highest accolades in her profession by being awarded the title of Queen’s Nurse (QN) by community nursing charity The…
18th Jun 2018 07:14 PM
£5 Billion Investment By Water Companies To Benefit The Natural Environment
The Environment Secretary Michael Gove has challenged water companies to increase investment and improve environmental outcomes by 2025.
The ambitious measures set out by the Environment…
17th Jun 2018 10:30 PM
PM Meeting With Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha Of Thailand: 20 June 2018
A Downing Street spokesperson said:
"The Prime Minister hosted Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha of Thailand for talks at Downing Street earlier today.
"They welcomed the long history of friendship…
20th Jun 2018 10:10 PM
When is it?
The Longest Day Or The First Day Of Summer!
The summer solstice is upon us: Thursday 21 June will be the longest day of 2018 for anyone living north of the equator. It is also known as the longest day and the first day of summer.
20th Jun 2018 09:15 AM
National Parks Review Launched
Environment Secretary Michael Gove has committed to conserve and enhance England’s most cherished landscapes as a new review launches into the nation’s National Parks and Areas…
19th Jun 2018 09:00 AM
New Call To Ban New Petrol And Diesel Vehicles From 2030
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, will this week unite city leaders from England and Wales to call on the government to ban the sale of new pure diesel and petrol cars and vans by 2030.
18th Jun 2018 01:31 PM
Foreign Secretary Welcomes Extension Of Afghan Government Ceasefire
The Foreign Secretary lends his support to President Ghani’s announcement of an extension to the Afghan government’s ceasefire with the Taliban and calls on the Taliban to support peace.
16th Jun 2018 10:02 PM