‘Our single greatest challenge’ - John McDonnell on Climate Change

Read John McDonnell MP, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer’s comments on climate change, the environment, and how a Labour government would radically transform the economy  to tackle ‘our single greatest challenge’.     Continue reading

The Fisheries Bill: Taking Back Control of Our Waters?

As the Labour Friends of Fishing is launched to support the UK's fishing communities, we publish Melanie Onn's article for New Ground on the demands for next year's Fisheries Bill, and why getting it right is so vital for towns like Grimsby. Continue reading

Tackling Air Pollution in Oxford with the World's First Zero Emission Zone

Oxford City Council's Cllr John Tanner, Board Member for a Clean & Green Oxford, writes about how the city is set to lead a pioneering new project to clean up its air. Continue reading

SERA Co-Chair Jake Sumner on the 'Environmental Politics' Podcast

Listen to SERA's Co-Chair Jake Sumner talk about the politics of climate change, the red-green movement and influencing the Labour party on Jeremy Moulton's 'Environmental Politics' podcast. Continue reading

Lightening up Liverpool: Why we dropped sodium and embraced LED lamps

As 10:10 launch their 'Lighten Up' campaign encouraging councils to switch to LED, Cllr James Roberts writes about how Liverpool made the switch, saving the council millions of pounds in the process. Continue reading

Our education system must equip students with the tools to act on climate change

Shakira Martin, President of the National Union of Students, sets out why it's so vital that all students learn about sustainability. Continue reading

On the Frontline Against Fracking

SERA Executive Member Louisa Casson writes about her visit to Lancashire’s fracking protests this summer, and Labour’s role in defending communities at risk. Continue reading

Sadiq Khan: My Vision for a Greener London

As the capital's T-Charge comes into force, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan writes for SERA about why ambition on the environment is at the top of his mayoral agenda. Continue reading

Could building with wood help cut air pollution?

Paul Brannen MEP investigates the role that the construction industry - and wooden houses  - could have on the air we breathe. Continue reading

The Business of Becoming a Sustainable Nation

Ahead of the long-awaited publication of the Government’s Clean Growth Plan, Anna McMorrin, MP for Cardiff North, looks at how one country can lead the way to a greener, more prosperous future. Continue reading

Securing a Greener UK Through Brexit and Beyond

Ahead of SERA's event on Brexit and the environment with Greener UK at Labour Party Conference, Baroness Barbara Young, Chair of the Woodland Trust has written on the challenges - and opportunities - of Brexit. Continue reading

Will Labour Rise to the Farming Challenge?

Ahead of SERA's event on food and farming at Labour Party Conference, Sustain's Vicki Hird looks at the future of food and farming as we leave the EU.  Continue reading