London Nature

150-year-old Hackney tree among contenders vying for 'Tree of the Year'

It was nominated by parents and children who pass it on the school run, and believe it is vital that a tree which plays a part in making the air cleaner for the community is saved.

Swarm of ants so large it can be seen from space seen over South East

The Met Office’s weather radar picked up the cloud of ants, around 50 miles wide.

Londoners who found solace in nature urged to join butterfly count

Londoners who found solace in nature during the lockdown are being urged to join an annual butterfly count as part of efforts to protect wildlife.