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Living Wall Installed at London Primary School to Fight Air Pollution

Living Wall Installed at London Primary School to Fight Air Pollution

A group of parents at a London primary school have taken the issue of air pollution into their own hands, after successfully crowdfunding to install a living wall in the playground.

Could Green Roofs Offer a Solution to Urban Environmental Challenges?

Could Green Roofs Offer a Solution to Urban Environmental Challenges?

Could green roofs offer a solution to the challenges urban environments face, asks Peter Dowdal

Largest Intensive Green Roof in Nottingham Created for Residents

Largest Intensive Green Roof in Nottingham Created for Residents

A twenty-two week project to create Nottingham’s largest intensive sky garden has been completed.

Government Commits to Planning Changes to Boost Green Infrastructure Provision

Government Commits to Planning Changes to Boost Green Infrastructure Provision

The UK Government will examine how green infrastructure provision can be 'incorporated into national planning guidance and policy.

Should Green Roofs Be Mandatory?

Should Green Roofs Be Mandatory?

After the long hot summer and flooding of recent years, is it a sign that it’s time for Manchester to invest in green roofs, writes Andrew Watson, associate landscape architect at Optimised Environments.