What kinds of things might water customers have opinions about yp contribute tp the 25-year plan? The most drastic is, of course, water supply. In 21st century England, we assume that clean water will flow from the taps whenever we need it.
The rapid reduction of methane emissions is a low hanging fruit for making a real inroad into climate warming.
22 April is Earth Day. Kent Bylines invited its writers to tell us what they were planning to do to mark earth’s Mother’s Day.
Such a large storm in April, “one of the worst weather storms in the history of our country,” shows that climate emergency is coming to Southern Africa.
Can we encourage those in authority to take light rail in our conurbations seriously? That would seriously combat our lethal air quality.
Air pollution amongst others by car is detrimental to health and measures are being considered. Ella, aged seven died as a direct result of air pollution.
Since the 1950s it has been a requirement to separate foul water and rainwater if possible. Over the years, various calculations have been made by civil engineers and planners to reduce flood-risk. These calculations are anchored in a base figure of expected water flow in an exceptional storm (one year in a 100 years). But climate change means such exceptional storms are coming more frequently.
From Saturday 2 April – Monday 18 April, Kent’s most egg-cellent animal park, Wildwood, will be helping visitors put a spring in their step with a host of fun activities and a line-up of furry favourites.
Waka is the Maori word for a vessel or canoe. A waka hourua is a double hulled ocean-going canoe used over many centuries for migration of the Maori race across the vast expanse of the Pacific Ocean. The design used is still relevant to sports and recreational boats of today.
Charlotte Mbali follows up Faversham Resident Bob Geldof’s call to boycott payment of waste water treatment on Southern Water Co’s bills.