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Foods in season in April

April is the ideal time to enjoy leafy spring greens, spinach and watercress while they're at their ...
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Ask Salford Council to break silence on fracking

Despite strong opposition from residents to fracking, Salford City Council refused to debate the...
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Preserve garden herbs

As your garden herbs start to grow, try preserving them in freezer trays so you can enjoy their...
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Visit a city farm or community garden

Our cities are home to some fantastic green spaces, which are managed for the benefit of...
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7 bike care tips for beginners

If your bike has been in hiding in the shed over the winter, check it's ready for its spring outing ...
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Please help us create more Bee Worlds

97% of our wildflower meadows have been lost in the past 60 years...
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Gardening with children

Helping children in the garden is an easy way to teach them where their food comes from, as well as ...
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Enjoy the great outdoors

We've got some beautiful - and usually free - places to enjoy nature, especially now the...
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40 handy honey tips

Honey is incredibly versatile - there are so many ways to use it in the kitchen, in natural...
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Peat free gardening

24 million wheelbarrows of peat are used each year by amateur gardeners...
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Share your journey

It's not always possible to choose public transport for longer journeys, but you can still help ...
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Ditch the cotton wool

Save waste in the bathroom - instead of removing make-up with disposable cotton wool balls, invest...
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Meat free May

Could you cut out meat and fish for a month?...
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Help schools go solar

It's time to make the most of all the clean energy around us...
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Climate science - it's time to act

Discover more about the latest climate science, and find out what the experts think we can still...
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Send a free ecard

Missed the post for Mothers Day?...
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Get free clothes when you swish

Now spring is here, it's a great time to combine fun and fashion with a 'swishing' (or...
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Save energy - forget the ironing

Do you really need to iron your clothes and sheets?...
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What's in your smartphone?

Mobiles have transformed our lives - but how well do you know yours?...
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Save cash with a list

Reduce food waste and save money by planning your meals and writing a shopping list...
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