Campaigning for a greener future

Green Leisure and Tourism

Holidays and fun ways to spend our spare time are always high on people’s agendas, but finding places to visit and locating green holiday destinations can often be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be costly to you or the planet. This section brings everything together in one place to help you plan an ethical holiday.

Staycationing – A Greener Way To Holiday

With the current economic climate putting restraints on the amount of money people have available to spend on a holiday, staycationing is becoming a popular solution to the family holiday on the cheap.

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Pressure Mounts on Cumbria’s Lakes

The Lake district is known to many as a serene peaceful holiday retreat and a location good for walking, cycling and water sports.

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Get On Your Bike For Bike To Work Week

Across America and Canada people are being urged to join in with the spirit of Bike to Work Week from 11th-17th May.

Presteigne Hosts Annual Electric Bike Rally

This weekend will see Presteigne in Powys play host to the annual electric bike rally, and event the organisers have said, "If you own an electric bike or are interested in electric bikes or are thinking of buying a bike, there is no better place on earth to be than in Presteigne on the 9th, 10th of May.

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‘Plan It Green’ Computer Game Challenges Players to Green Their Own Cities

National Geographic and Merscom, a global video and games publisher, today launched 'Plan It Green', a new time management game that challenges players to create their own green and sustainable cities.

It’s Not Too Late to Show Support for ‘The Age of Stupid’

Anybody waking up in London this morning who makes their way past Leicester Square will see a totally different scene to normal.

Eco Hotel Awarded with Coveted Green Accreditation

The luxury hotel, Swinton Park, in the North Yorkshire Dales has been awarded with a prestigious bronze Green Tourism Business Scheme award.

New Series – Grow Your Own Drugs

Monday night saw the first in a six part series on BB2 at 8.