Day: January 2, 2020

News Staff January 2, 2020

Leamington-based entrepreneur Rob Smith has been recognised in Her Majesty The Queen’s 2020 New Year Honours list ‘For Services to International Trade and People with Disabilities.’ Rob Smith founded The Active Hands Company after overcoming a fall off a cliff and suffering a high-level spinal cord injury leaving him with partial paralysis. The company makes […]

News Staff January 2, 2020

New figures out today reveal the huge popularity of England’s coastal paths with 29.1 million walking trips made over a six-month period, boosting local economies and bringing health and wellbeing benefits to visitors. The never-before-released data was collected by Natural England – the government’s adviser on the natural environment. It shows the significant value of coastal walking […]

News Staff January 2, 2020

The Environment Agency is urging communities in England to check their flood risk and sign up to flood warnings as minor river and surface water flooding impacts are possible across parts of England today (26 December) and into Friday. The weather outlook is improving, however groundwater levels continue to rise after recent rainfall meaning that a risk of minor […]