In today's blog we look at coverage of Ofwat’s announcement of a draft package of over £2.7 billion investment from water companies as part of their plans to help the country build back greener from the pandemic.
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A high court injunction to prevent works at Jones’ Hill Wood in Buckinghamshire has been withdrawn.
Today we look at media coverage of our £150 million Flood and Coastal Resilience Innovation Programme.
Today we look at coverage in the Guardian, Telegraph, Times and Yorkshire Post about our plans to bring in legislation to reduce sewage discharges by water companies into rivers.
In today’s blog, we look at the Sunday Times coverage around gene editing.
In today's blog we look at recent media coverage of the frequency of at sea inspections of fishing vessels since the end of the transition period.
Changes to transform the waste and resources sector move a step closer.
Today we look at media coverage of the Environment Agency’s announcement that it has reached its target of better protecting 300,000 homes from flooding and coastal erosion since 2015.
In today's blog we look at media coverage of our annual projections of UK air pollutant emissions.
Today we look at press coverage of the number of people keeping animals as pets under the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976.
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Defra in the Media is run by the Defra group Press Office and is our review of Defra group stories in the news.
The blog features a review of our leading media stories, rebuttal of inaccurate comment, and updates about our campaigns and stories.
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