Category Archives: My big idea

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Why London should be a National Park

This post is by guerrilla geographer Daniel Raven-Ellison, National Geographic Emerging Explorer and the driving force behind a campaign to make London the world’s first National Park City. London is a remarkable city. In addition to the capital’s 8.3 million … Continue reading

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Why it’s worth taking the party manifestos seriously

Have you spent the last four years “fired up to play your part in the nation’s future”? No? You didn’t accept your invitation from David Cameron to join the government of Britain? Is that because you wanted “a future fair … Continue reading

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Big manifesto ideas: get rid of the Lobbying Act & have a new Act for nature

With less than a year to go until the next election, we have sought ideas for the next parliament from a range of leading organisations and thinkers on environment, business and politics. Here we post the final two ideas in the series, … Continue reading

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Big manifesto ideas: on sustainable development and upland protection

There has been no shortage of great proposals in our series of big manifesto ideas for the parties going into the next election. Leading thinkers have contributed ideas, alongside our own, for achievable actions to make the UK a greener, … Continue reading

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Big manifesto ideas: sustainable fishing, negawatts and business accounting

With the next general election approaching, we’ve asked leading thinkers to give us their one big manifesto idea for a greener Britain, alongside some of our own. There’s no shortage of great ideas, with fifteen strong proposals already under the … Continue reading

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