Radio Verulam Environment Matters

Radio Verulam brings you a regular programme on issues at home and abroad which are affecting the environment, with an added focus on the local area. Tune in Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12pm on 92.6FM or stream live from http://www.radioverulam.com Any questions, comments or suggestions, get in touch! Email: environmentmatters@radioverulam.com

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St.Albans’ first Buzz Stop


St.Albans has its first Buzz Stop! Amanda Yorwerth talks to Nadio Bishara of the Wilderhood Watch. And it’s now 3 months since St.Albans District Council declared a Climate Emergency. We get an update from Leader of the Council and Environment Portfolio


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There Is No Planet B


The author of There Is No Planet B will be speaking at a meeting of the same name, and Pete Berners-Lee joins Amanda to explain why it’s going to be a great evening.


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Loud protests and quiet birdsong


Hear all the action from some of the biggest environmental protests that St.Albans - the September 20th Climate Strike and the World Rivers Day Protest in the Park. And Dan Fletcher of St.Albans RSPB wants us to set aside time to Let Nature Sing.


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Can the creative industries save the earth?


Well hear why this might just be the case when Suzanne Dolan explains about Carbon Literacy at BAFTA. St,Albans Cycle Campaign have been campaigning for a change to a cycle culture in St.Albans for years - but well hear why they hope that advice from the


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River help and 5G concerns


John Pritchard highlights the pitiful state of our river, the Ver, and how you can help by answering some questions. And whilst many people can’t wait for 5G to arrive in St.Albans one local resident is so concerned that she’s petitioning the council. Fi


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Awesome Oxfam


Whether its encouraging us to get out into the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside to Walk for Water or asking us to sign up to Secondhand September, local Oxfam groups and shops are doing awesome things to help people and the planet.


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 2019-09-06  n/a
 
 

HCC’s Waste Woes & Youth Climate Demo


Have Herts County Councils plans for a waste incinerator to dispose of your waste gone up in smoke? Amanda Yorwerth speaks to Cllr Terry Hone, HCC Cabinet Member for Waste Management to find out. Plus, we catch up with one of the young protesters who wer


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 2019-08-29  n/a
 
 

Cover up to help the climate


Call them green manures or call them cover crops, they have so many benefits for the soil on farms, allotments or even in our gardens. But they may be even better than we previously thought. Waitrose sponsored Rothamsted PhD student Mandy Stoker is resea


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 2019-08-22  n/a
 
 

From flowers in carrot fields to bugs in dam water – Rothamsted scientists in the fight against climate change


Last weeks Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report said we need to change the way we use land and grow food if we are to tackle climate change. Rothamsted scientists are on to it. Hannah McGrath and Dr. Adriana Torres-Ballesteros give an insight


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Drastic on plastic, classroom traffic lights and Heathrow brings noise


An ingenious traffic light system & petitioning the head to ditch plastic - hear how students from Fleetville Junior School and Garden Fields JMI are making their schools more sustainable. Plus, Heathrow expansion would have enormous environmental im


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