Environment

  • 28 October 2014

    THE UK's varied countryside is under threat from nitrogen pollution caused by burning fossil fuels and intensive agriculture, scientists have warned.

  • 25 October 2014

    The Ministry of Defence has been reprimanded by Government safety regulators for exposing workers to radiation at the Faslane nuclear submarine base near Helensburgh.

  • 19 October 2014

    SOME of Scotland's most loved natural treasures are facing threats ranging from farming to forestry, sporting estates and pollution, according to the Government's wildlife agency.

  • 16 October 2014

    A SITE in Dumfriesshire has been confirmed as a possible storage location for radioactive waste from decommissioned nuclear submarines, sparking an angry reaction from the SNP.