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  • How Sunak’s back-pedalling on net zero could damage efforts to decarbonise Britain’s homes, (Sep 21, 2023)
  • Al Gore leads international chorus of disapproval for Sunak’s climate U-turn, (Sep 21, 2023)
  • Ammanford: Opencast coalmine plans rejected by council, BBC News (Sep 15, 2023)
  • Fossil fuel companies have a secret weapon. Here’s how Britain can help take it away from them, Cleodie Rickard, (Sep 13, 2023)
  • New report reveals nearly a quarter of UK shopping basket at high risk from climate change, (Sep 13, 2023)
  • ‘Real’ public engagement must be prioritised for path to net zero to succeed, (Sep 05, 2023) — the UPPER Coalition Reports include examples of successful co-designing and collaboration with local citizens, including Camden Think & Do’s programme, Kendal’s Climate Jury, and initiatives in Hull and Hackney

July 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Nature groups prepared to ‘mobilise’ 20m members over UK climate policy, (Jul 29, 2023)
  • To understand the right’s climate backlash, look no further than its monstering of Natural England, George Monbiot, (Jul 20, 2023) — MPs and newspapers alike are attacking the public body charged with conserving the English countryside for doing just that

June 2023[edit | edit source]

  • High costs deterring legal challenges in England and Wales to protect environment, NGOs say, The Guardian (Jun 28, 2023)
  • Horse Hill oil - a legal challenge with real climate impact, (Jun 28, 2023)
  • Campaigners win right to challenge England’s food strategy over climate crisis, The Guardian (Jun 16, 2023)

May 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Wealth tax of 0.5% could cover UK’s share of loss and damage fund, says charity, The Guardian (May 12, 2023)
  • The Former Extinction Rebellion Campaigners Rallying A Climate Majority, (May 03, 2023)

March 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Climate groups taking government to court over “dangerous” aviation strategy, (Mar 28, 2023)
  • Top lawyers defy bar to declare they will not prosecute peaceful climate protesters, The Guardian (Mar 24, 2023)
  • Court restrictions on climate protesters ‘deeply concerning’, say leading lawyers, The Guardian (Mar 08, 2023)
  • Cabinet ministers warned of legal action over UK’s failure to tackle climate crisis, The Guardian (Mar 04, 2023)

February 2023[edit | edit source]

  • Today’s climate activist ‘criminals’ are tomorrow’s heroes: silencing them in court is immoral, George Monbiot, The Guardian (Feb 22, 2023)
  • The people bringing future generations into the climate fight, (Feb 16, 2023)
  • All major road building projects in Wales are scrapped, BBC News (Feb 14, 2023)
  • ‘We create changemakers’: the new UK college dedicated to climate crisis, The Guardian (Feb 11, 2023)

January 2023[edit | edit source]

  • More than 100 writers sign letter in solidarity with jailed UK climate activists, The Guardian (Jan 06, 2023)

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