CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from CASwiki's Yorkshire and the Humber community action article and is for news and comment in that context. Image: Skipton May Boat Festival. May 2005. Attribution: Ronhjones
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  • Bradford clean air zone launches, BBC News (Sep 26, 2022)
  • Developing towns in Coalville, building houses in Grimsby, generating solar power in Bristol - these CANs are vibrant and concrete, The Daily Alternative (Jul 02, 2022) — This week, we have a cascade of what we call CANs, cosmo-local initiatives, coming into our radar. It’s great just to chart their vitality.
  • The UK’s first community-run shopping centre will have an “indie feel”- carefully curating their shops, and hosting creatives above, The Daily Alternative (Jun 02, 2022)
  • Now Building On Planet A, Alternative Editorial (Apr 03, 2022)

2021[edit | edit source]

Bigger ambition for woodland in National Park, Dec 15[1]

2020[edit | edit source]

Local councils can be both arrogant and enabling. They chop down the trees overnight in Doncaster …and ask the citizens to plan their foliage and foresting in Frome, Nov 23[2]

They stopped a toxic relief road. So why not use that energy to establish a forest commons? An empowering tale from North Yorkshire[3] Jul 29, 2020

2019[edit | edit source]

York to ban private car journeys from city centre within three years.[4] Dec 31

Flood defences simply aren't good enough – here's what needs to be done.[5] Nov 11...Environment quality UK news

Scarborough Council declares Climate Emergency in first major step to combat global warming, Jan 8[6]

2018[edit | edit source]

Incredible Edible: Yorkshire town's food-growing scheme takes root worldwide, May 9[7]

HullCoin: The social experiment that's rewarding good deeds, Jan 30[8]

New push to make England's longest cycle tunnel a reality, Jan 1[9]

2017[edit | edit source]

Yes, This Is Britain's Happiest Place. (It Looks Beautiful in the Rain.) Nov 13[10]

The English City With Its Own Cryptocurrency: Q&A With the Founders of HullCoin, Oct 23[11]

200,000 trees to be planted to cut Calder Valley flood risk, Feb 24[12]

2016[edit | edit source]

Hull's first closed-road cycle circuit gathers pace, Nov 28[13]

UK flooding: How a town in Yorkshire worked with nature to stay dry, January 2[14]

2015[edit | edit source]

Barnsley to launch landmark solar energy initiative, August 27[15]

Bradford tackles blocked sewers with pioneering fats-to-fuel scheme, August 26[16]

Pioneering Grimsby energy project takes vital step, August 24[17]

2014[edit | edit source]

Can York's bid to become a poverty-free city succeed? July 16[18]

Hullcoin: The World's First Local Government Cryptocurrency? March 30[19]

2013[edit | edit source]

10 Steps Toward an Incredible Edible Town, Dec 3

Blogs[edit | edit source]

Upper Calder Valley Plain Speaker

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Published 2020
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