News Staff September 18, 2019

The Environment Agency has begun work to improve existing habitat and to create new areas to increase the amount of good habitat available for ground nesting breeding birds and feeding waders at RSPB Sandwell Valley. The work is part of the Perry Barr and Witton flood scheme. The work has been designed in partnership with […]

News Staff September 17, 2019

SBRI-supported Bug Farm Foods has developed VEXo, a protein that can be used like minced meat, at its new R&D facility in St David’s. Supporting the launch at Ysgol Penrhyn Dewi, Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths said: In today’s climate it has never been a more important time to innovate in […]

News Staff September 16, 2019

New Brexit Business Readiness Events Roadshow gets underway as part of the ‘Get Ready for Brexit’ campaign Advisors from all relevant government departments will be at each event to provide practical advice and support to local businesses Over 30 events spanning the UK will run for five weeks Government advisors from the Department for Business, […]

News Staff September 13, 2019

green light for new 1,440-capacity prison in East Yorkshire new prison will create jobs and boost local economy Plans for a new modern jail at Full Sutton have been approved today (12 September 2019) – paving the way for the first of the 10,000 additional prison places. The prison is the first major step in […]

News Staff September 6, 2019

Boss of Wolverhampton cash and carry banned for eight years after consistently failing to provide evidence that excise duty owed on alcohol had been paid. Rajinder Singh Bains (46), of Wolverhampton, was appointed sole director of Midland Wines (UK) Ltd in June 2013. The company was a wholesaler of wine, food and tobacco, supplying retailers […]

News Staff August 23, 2019

Thursley National Nature Reserve in Surrey recognised as an excellent site for dragonflies and damselflies. Thursley National Nature Reserve’s unique wetland habitat has today been officially recognised as a ‘Dragonfly Hotspot’ by the British Dragonfly Society (BDS). Dragonfly Hotspots are sites carefully chosen by the BDS as ideal places for dragonfly and damselfly species to […]