Of the 51 UK cities and towns listed in an air quality database, 44 fail the WHO's test for fine sooty particles linked to heart disease.Read the full story ›
Pollution claimed nine million lives in 2015, with air pollution from vehicles and factories accounting for 6.5m deaths, researchers found.Read the full story ›
Residents living near the proposed site of a sand and gravel quarry by the River Trent say they'll do everything they can to stop the plans.
Thousands of tonnes of material could be taken in phases over 15 years on land near the village of Barton-in-Fabis and opposite Attenborough Nature Reserve.
Campaigners say it'll ruin the area and wildlife, but developers say the minerals are essential for construction across Nottinghamshire. Chris Halpin reports.
The Environment Agency has issued a flood alert after heavy rainfall at River Maun in Nottinghamshire.Read the full story ›
ITV is looking for your best walks in the Midlands for a special programme to be broadcast next Spring.Read the full story ›
Hurricane Irma is the first category five hurricane to hit northern Cuba in decades with wind speeds reaching up to 160mph.Read the full story ›
A fly-tipper has been caught on CCTV being smacked in the face by bags of rubbish that he was trying to dump on a country lane.Read the full story ›
The plans are intended to safeguard animal welfare and reassure consumers.Read the full story ›
Motoring experts have raised concerns over the Government's clean air strategy to ban new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040.Read the full story ›
The Environment Secretary has called for pollution to be tackled on the UK’s most polluted roads, including major A roads in the Midlands.Read the full story ›