Since Sir David Attenborough declared plastic the enemy of the ocean at the end of Blue Planet II and everyone you know started sharing that video of the sea turtle with a plastic straw stuck up his nose,
I am saddened by the overwhelmingly one-sided criticism of David Attenborough’s alleged failure to address environmental issues in his nature programmes (Letters, 12 November). Like many teachers I have
'This issue can no longer be ignored.' Budgens has become the first British supermarket to create 'plastic-free zones' in one of its London stores in a bid to reduce our single-use plastic use. The Thornton's
2018 has been a strong, diverse, and appealingly weird year for movie and TV music. Three film soundtracks—A Star Is Born, The Greatest Showman, and Black Panther—have topped the Billboard 200 charts year.
Lions, penguins, and painted wolves, and more. BBC Earth's upcoming Dynasties will have you on the edge of your seat. Created by the people behind Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II, Dynasties is a five-part
People Just Do Nothing Grime to say goodbye. Brentford’s finest return for a final season of the acclaimed comedy with change in the air: Grindah and Beats are performing for their hated rivals Kold FM
Knowingly creating a false impression of the world: this is a serious matter. It is more serious still when the BBC does it, and yet worse when the presenter is “the most trusted man in Britain”. But,
Single-use, a term referring to products – often made of plastic –that are made to be used once and thrown away, has been named Collins Dictionary’s word of the year for 2018. Quick guide The 10 words
What do you think of when you hear the word "single-use"? Plastic bottles, bags? The environment? Collins Dictionary lexicographers named it word of the year, after a four-fold rise in its use over five
A north London supermarket has become Britain’s first to introduce plastic-free zones, in a move campaigners believe will spur the giant chains to follow suit. Thornton Budgens in Belsize Park has converted
Getty/BBC You might have noticed something different when ordering a drink in a bar or restaurant recently. Many companies now use paper straws in their drinks. Some have done away with straws altogether.