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  • How Sunak’s back-pedalling on net zero could damage efforts to decarbonise Britain’s homes, (Sep 21, 2023)
  • The organisation transforming derelict homes – and how you can support it, (Sep 15, 2023)
  • Lords sink plan to axe homebuilding pollution rules, BBC news (Sep 14, 2023)
  • Win for local communities as NDMP scrutiny amendment is passed in the Lords, (Sep 07, 2023)

August 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Back to the stone age: the sustainable building material we’ve all been waiting for…, (Aug 06, 2023)
  • Insulating Britain: while politicians dither, ex-prisoners get the job done, (Aug 01, 2023)

July 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Birmingham's Zero Carbon House is doable, scalable and beautiful - and expresses what the "climate majority" want, says Rupert Read, The Daily Alternative (Jul 29, 2023)

June 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Halt new roads and developments adding to emissions, advisers to tell UK government, The Guardian (Jun 23, 2023) — “scandal” new homes that would continue to contribute to climate change through heating, cooking and poor insulation were still being built, says Lord Deben
  • Kent and Sussex hosepipe ban announced amid water shortage, BBC News (Jun 19, 2023)
  • 'Not fit for purpose': Over 100 firms call for UK planning reforms to support nature and net zero, (Jun 15, 2023)

May 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Local democracy threatened by levelling up bill’s key measures, warns CPRE, (May 01, 2023)
  • Where property prices are set by what local people earn, BBC News (May 01, 2023)

April 3023[edit | edit source]

March 2023[edit | edit source]

  • New report reveals "growing, invisible homelessness crisis in our countryside, English Rural (Mar 17, 2023)
  • Builders are making thumping profits by over-charging for new homes – new findings, The Conversation (Mar 07, 2023)
  • Something radical is happening in Hastings. It might just tell us how to solve Britain’s empty homes problem, (Mar 03, 2023)
  • Regenerative Thinking: The problem with new housing, Wicked Leeks (Mar 02, 2023)

February 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Britain is addicted to the wrecking ball. It’s trashing our heritage and the planet, Phineas Harper, The Guardian (Feb 10, 2023)

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