Committee passes verdict on Agriculture Bill: our reaction

Today the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has released its report on the Scrutiny of the Agriculture Bill. Here’s an outline of our views on some of the key recommendations from the Committee. Our Outdoors and Natural Resources Director, Patrick Begg, has already commented on the report, saying: “The Committee is right that, above all else,…

£10 million project to bring UK rivers back to life as we urge Government to “act now” on Green Brexit promises

Five of the UK’s most precious rivers will be revived in the latest of a series of major National Trust projects providing much-needed support to the British countryside during ongoing Brexit uncertainty. Today our Director-General, Hilary McGrady, will launch the Riverlands programme at Countryfile Live and urge Government to “act now” on its Green Brexit…