On the blog today we look at Government funding for innovative projects to tackle litter louts, the planting of the first tree of the Northern Forest and a letter from celebrities calling on Government to ban fur imports post-Brexit. We also look at Ofwat's review into last week’s water outages across England and Wales and the Government’s plans to launch a consultation on banning electric shock collars on cats and dogs.
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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.
- Coverage of Eurasian Curlews released on the Sandringham Estate July 28, 2021
- Times reporting on biodiversity net gain July 27, 2021
- Red tape cut for wine imports to save British wine lovers £130m a year July 26, 2021
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