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Rap starts say stop deforestation in Kenya

Kenyan rappers Anderson Mwakazi (aka Harshkid Luckystah), Benard Kaisa (aka Benkaizah) and Simon Mwanjala (aka Popsodah) have a new rap song and video, Pray for Nature, that calls for an end to deforestation in Africa. See it on YouTube and heed their words

Joy Joliffe linen cushions

It's surprisingly hard to find linen cushion covers, so word up, designer Joy Joliffe has a sample sale - your chance to grab an eco-friendly, useful and not to say pretty interior accessory

AntikBar original vintage poster auction

If you're looking for interesting artworks or want to start a collection, don't miss AntikBar's first online auction of 2021..you could just grab yourself a one-of-a-kind bargain

Asbestos remains a problem in our housing stock. So if you're a landlord, what are your responsibilities regarding this dangerous material?

Check out the Government's £2bn Green Homes Grant Scheme and see if you're eligible for help to make energy saving improvements to your property

Wilko has signed up to the UK Plastic Pact

The retailer has signed up to the UK Plastic Pact and is reducing single use plastic, foil and glitter in its Christmas cards, giftwrap, cracker boxes and gift bags

beavers mitigate flooding risks

Beavers can play an important role in flood prevention and as such deserve our support and care, says the Beaver Trust, which is launching a short documentary film to enlighten us as to their many skills

 

Ecosia say they've already planted 4 million trees

Fed up of being in thrall to Google? Then switch to Berlin-based search engine Ecosia which donates 80 per cent of profits to environmental good causes

Eris light, wood and glass, by LZF

LZF, one of Spain's leading contemporary lighting brands, has won the country's National Innovation and Design Award 2020

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