Why George Monbiot is both right and wrong about ‘cold and alienating’ language – guest blog

This blog was originally posted by Green Alliance and is written by James Elliott, Policy Adviser at Green Alliance. James references our joint Natural Markets project; we published our latest report last week. George Monbiot today wrote an excellent twitter thread criticising the ‘cold and alienating’ language we routinely use when talking about ‘the environment’.…

The National Trust responds to major HS2 consultation

Today we’ve responded formally to the HS2 Phase 2b Working Draft Environmental Statement (WDES) consultation. The consultation marked a key stage for those impacted by Phase 2b, as it was the first time HS2 Ltd published detailed plans for the construction and operation of the railway. The consultation also included some details of HS2’s impact…