London Environment

‘Ugliest orchid in the world’ among newly named plant species

Experts from the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, west London, joined collaborators from around the world in selecting highlights of the new plants.

Trees can 'increase air pollution' in cities

A study by researchers at Surrey University found that hedges are a better option in heavily built up areas

London's garden birds population show dramatic changes

London's soundscape is changing with seven out of London's top ten most common garden birds dropping in population over the last decade.