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2006

July

14 Thirty three things

May

5 Fable of the mermaid and the drunks

5 Mary Cheney interview

5 Great Ouse (unfinished)

4 Love

4 In the name of love

4 King of Love

4 This is love

4 Somehow I never could believe

April

23 Houghton water mill

22 Dancing girls of Lahore

21 Exeter canal and Exe estuary

21 Oxford circuit

21 Let's ban it. 

20 The best restaurant in Lahore - Cooko's den

18 Yorkshire Derwent

12 Can a poem kill a child?

2 Advance purchase commitments for malaria, TB and AIDS vaccines

1 Public eyesores

March

31 Three billion and counting

25 Wren's Nest, Dudley

25 Meanwood Beck crayfish update

25 Chris Tame 1949-2006

25 More Rothley brook bridges 

23 European constitution - again

19 Human flu pandemic death rate predictions

18 Roadside memorials

17 Water for Life by Mischa Balen

5 Bradgate Park war memorial

5 Old bridges 

4 Ollerton Watermill

4 Tuxford Windmill

1 Money's mill Sleaford

February

25 Ellis flour mill, Lincoln

24 Witham River

24 Kyme Eau - River Slea

24 RAF Fiskerton memorial

24 Spirits in Flight

24 Listen to the wind

12 Maternity unit mergers in the NHS

12 Kirklington mill ponds

10 Freddie Laker - environmentalist

9 Thatcher the musical

7 Larkin in 1977

4 Extinctions predicted from global warming

4 Newark words

2 Burial at sea

January

28 The Pope on sexual love

24 Huddersfield/Halifax maternity merger

14 Y Garth

14 Hunting celebrities

11 Siccar point

6 Caviar trade ban

6 Big brother - UK police DNA database

6 Mobile phone radiation

6 Phone masts

6 Home exchange for free!

4 Old Edingley pictures   

4 Edingley questions

2005

December

27 The best health care system for patients, or doctors?

23 Gaulter's gap oil well

21 Car park etiquette

21 Euro sense from Daniel Hannan 

17 European People's Party

17 Nottingham Castle sandstone

12 Edingley Geology

4 Watnall brickyard

4 Kimberley railway cuttingKimberley railway cutting

4 Brunel bowdlerised

November

30 The Wish a poem allegedly by Lord Rochester

25 Toll bridges in the past

25 Conservative Friends of Israel interview David Davis and David Cameron

23 Frederick Forsyth on Davis v. Cameron

19 Fairtrade fat cats

18 PJ O'Rouke on the Tory leadership campaign

12 The sex life of PG Wodehouse

12 NHS doctor's pay

11 Paradise by the Dashboard Light

11 Taps of Poverty by Daniel North

7 Gay headlines

6 Transportation news

6 Mining industry news

5 Environmental news

5 Funeral news

4 Earthquake news

4 Israeli & Jewish News

4 Animal rights and vegetarian blogs

4 9/11 News

October

24 PG Wodehouse Castle Mystery

23 Tory leader - Cameron or Davis? 

21 Winston Churchill's hearse

17 The Lottery - a short story by Shirley Jackson

17 One Art - a poem by Elizabeth Bishop

15 Red wine and sunshine ain't that bad

2 Ratty on the Thames 

1 Issues, The i word 

September

30 Brutal truth

30 Burial on private land

25 Bob Dylan at the old Aust ferry

25 Male butterflies court falling leaves

25 Graham Greene on prostitution

24 In a plane your hair was blown by Graham Greene

24 Fanny Hill 

22 With the Naked Eye by Karel Sloan 

14 Ben Nevis, should it be privately owned?

August

31 Canoeing the river Altmuhl

30 Green burial in the United States

21 Edingley pickles update

20 Archeopteryx lithographica

20 The Archeopteryx fossils of Solnhofen

15 Home exchange available near Nottingham, England

July

31 Sooner or later - a poem by Susan Sorensen

21 Isle of Man beach update

 

June

24 Hidden Things - a poem by CP Cavafy

Feb

5 Graham Greene in Nottingham 

4 George Green, and Green's mill Sneinton

2004

Dec

29 Grove House, Iffley - a poem by Elizabeth Jennings

29 The Fish - a poem by Elizabeth Bishop

28 A Walk by the River with my Daughter - a poem by David Holbrook

28 A Wish for William Morris - a poem by UA Fanthorpe

24 At Gunthorp, November 2000 - a poem by UA Fanthorpe

24 Millenium Tours to Pakistan

12 Professor Mark Poustie on the Skye bridge tolls

 

Oct

24 Poor Old Horse - a poem by David Holbrook

23 More Guardian nonsense

23 More on wind turbines

23 Banning field sports. Who started it?

16 Fuel subsidies harm the poor, the economy and the environment

14 Lord Burns supports the Middle Way on fox hunting

10 Discovering the Flint river by Jimmy Carter

10 Canoeing the Flint river in Georgia

3 The World's Banker - book review.

2 The Prisoner of Chillon - Byron

2 Jozef Chetmowski - Kashubian folk artist 

2 Canoeing the Chocina river in Poland

 

Sept

28 Mending Wall.  A poem by Robert Frost

25 Canoeing the Brda river in Poland

25 Canoeing the Zbryca river in Poland  

25 Canoeing in the Kaszuby  

19 Larkinalia - The Explosion.  Signed by Larkin.  

 

August

2 Not my best side. A poem by UA Fanthorpe 

July

16 Save the baby ducks

 

June

21 Sydney plane trees

7 National Liftshare day 14 June

7 Wind Farm Fightback conference Saddleworth June 19th

4 Sad day for Skye

 

May

31 Daniel Defoe on toll roads

28 Nottingham's London Road Turnpike

27 Ilkeston Nottingham Turnpike

24 Three new Thames crossings?

22 Schmeiser- the final verdict 

14 The Cob at Porthmadog  

11 Total Liberty  

10 Support Andy Nation in his marathon Thames swim for the Anthony Nolan Trust  

1 Hunting.  How did your MP vote?  

 

April

9 Extinction predictions 

9 Food scarcity predictions 

9 Jeremy Rifkin predictions

9 Paul Ehrlich 

8 Not Enough Fish to Go Around 

8 Conventional wisdom 

 

March 

28 Canoeing the River Trent  

 

February

14 Lumley Park Burn

 

January

24 Toll roads  

24 Canadian Anti-Biotech Fraud Goes To Court

18 Corn ethanol - burning money, food and oil

16 Ironbridge power station may close soon  

2003

December

5 Ecoimperialism - book review

October 

20 Russia cooling on Kyoto 

10 Shooting foxes - book review

September 

13 Johnny Cash 1932 - 2003. Click here

8 Canoeing the non tidal Thames

June

28 Biotech food myths

13 Nuffield Council Report

13 BBC anti-biotech bias

7 Biotech is benign

1 Ethiopia -it's not our fault.

1 Greenpeace accused of eco-manslaughter

1 The Environmental challenge

May

31 We seriously misquoted Karheinz Stockhausen.  Read our apology here 31 May 2003

9 The Benefits of Biotech by Gregory Conko

7 Farmers; the original environmentalists

4 It's GM or starvation says Nobel laureate

3 Was Mrs. Thatcher responsible for the Kyoto climate protocol?

April 

23 Riverside studios - publicly funded pornography

12 Farewell Concorde - and good riddance

4 Transgenic trees

4 More blather at Kyoto

4 24,000 delegates delivered this!

2 Minch Moor Windfarm news

2 The river.  A poem by Raymond Carver.

March

29 Golden rice.  Greenpeace delays still causing deaths

29 Privatisation of water reduces child mortality in Argentina  

29 Future benefits of biotechnology for fuel and materials

29 Present benefits of biotechnology for food

11 The dictator and his wife. A poem by Noel Whittall.

Feb 

27 The Starlink settlement

27 Playground wood scare

27 Mad Cow disease - French wine risk?

24 Cornwall's Eden Project - hothouse of hate  

21 Norway's toll road success 21 Feb 2003

21 Congestion charge in Durham 21 Feb 2003

21 Congestion charge - the first second week 21 Feb 2003

16 World Trade Center rebuilding. It's down to two

16 Wilderness areas

16 Affluent activists harm the poor

16 GM sugar beet benefits

15 What's wrong with the French?

8 War on Iraq

Jan

18 The Amazonian desert is coming

18 Big brother in Denmark

6 Tasmanian Government deforestation

5 Rebuilding the World Trade Center

3 Edingley, Nottinghamshire

2 A Poverty of Reason by Wilfred Beckerman Book review

2 Pollution on the river Wey

1 In praise of cheap labour

2002

December

22 Human "Mad Cow" deaths

17 Chrissie Hynde - should know better

12 Binsey poplars, felled 1879

12 Canada and the Kyoto Accord

6 John Rawls has died

1 Duke's Wood. Site of Britain's first mainland oil discovery

November 

30 Climate Stability Bonds

24 Social policy bonds by Ronnie Horesh

22 The Prestige and other marine oil spills  

8 Invest in technology from The Times of India 9 Nov 2002

1 Seven Subspecies of Green 1 Nov 2002

October

26 Kindness to Animals by Wendy Cope

26 UK rail accident deaths 

11 Keiko the Orca; Free Willy at last!  

10 Bishops support GMOs

September

26 Countryside Alliance March Pictures and Banners 

25 Life expectancy by the year 2060

21 Daniel Strother

14 Larkin's kindness  

12 GM good? GM wonderful

11 Last Words - a poem.

8 Woodland burial

August

30 Kyoto progress

29 Clean beach update 2002

28 Water privatisation in Africa

27 Earth summit - clean water

26 Wokingham Waterside centre update

24 Toll bridges

23 Garw valley

22 RFF seminar Jo'berg

18 Svalbard glacier scare

17 Johannesburg summit petition

17 Otis Ferry, iGreens' celebrity of the month

July 

23 Guardian scaremongering

23 Reply from Abigail Salyer. Pres. Am Soc Microbiol 

19 It came to pass. (For the Brits) 19 July 2002

June

24 Whitney toll bridge

10 Scientific American v. Lomborg

10 Whither Diversity in the Environmental Movement?

9 Bono, Paul O'Neill and world trade

9 Toll motorways

May

24 Coming - Poem by Philip Larkin

18 More Jose Bove letters

18 Eco-bytes

12 A voice for the poor

12 Peter Bauer has died

12 Keep up the good work Jose Bove

11 The murder of Pim Fortuyn  

April 

22 The North Ship by Philip Larkin

21 Toll road schemes

20 Canoe touring on the River Severn

20 Green watch, monitoring the greens

16 My hill - a poem by Michael Tod

15 Ill wind blowing through energy policy

14 Skye wind farms

14 Severn riverbank litter

5 Praise for MacDonald's letter

3 The World is Cooling

2 Arsenic and drinking water

1 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (PIELC), letter from (2002)

March

31 The Suburban Classes by Stevie Smith

28 Fox welfare amendment

23 Liberating the Land - Book review

22 Meanwood beck, the council sewage engineer replies

15 Campaign to save hunting with dogs launched

9 Cap and trade carbon

6 Kyoto progress  

6 Norman Borlaug defends GM food

4 Sceptics denounce climate change

3 Urban sprawl

2 Lomborg to head Danish Environment Institute

February

25 Road charging by satellite - CfIT report

20 The Satanic gases - book review

14 A beetle blunder, usually - Smartertimes  

12 The Welsh Rivers - canoeing book review

8 Modern farming

7 The conflict industry 

3 Economists v. Environmentalists

2 Lord Lester's civil partnerships bill

2 Litany and the heretic - yet more Lomborg 

January

31 Farmers whining

28 GM letters

25 Anarchy, State and Utopia

25 Robert Nozick has died

24 Yosemite, tacky cabins

21 Antichrist of the Green religion

19 Do the Al Quaeda terrorists deserve this? 

18 Too many UK railways?

17 New York Times bias

16 Effect of hunt ban on rural economy letter

15 Low emission vehicles - Smartertimes

15 Wetland development - Smartertimes 

15 Make Jose Bove serve his time

14 Fake lynx hairs

14 Listed buildings - letter

13 Melchett cashes in - again 

11 Mississippi conflicts

10 Hordern's Sydney Oaks

9 Tree stories- book review

8 Skullduggery in Reading?

7 Glenfeshie estate saved from nationalisation

6 Council fined for “toxic” footpaths

5 Going, going. Philip Larkin

4 Why do so many Americans drive SUVs? 

2 Kyoto 4 years on - no rush

1 White cypress - Australian reforestation

2001

December 

17 The Choice, WB Yeats

16 Richard Posner - an interview

15 Northeast rivers getting cleaner 

12 Testable prediction, Atlantic at White House by 2020

11 Wedding wind, by Philip Larkin

10 BNFL, privatise it now Poll

9 Paul Romer; post-scarcity prophet

8 Rail - the price of safety

7 Globalisation is good for you

3 Terrorism and nuclear power  

November

27 Spencer's Law - another reason not to worry

26 Great Lakes getting cleaner

25 Precautionary principle and Wingspread Statement 

24 DiHydrogen Monoxide Research Division Don't miss this!

20 Haitian "free electricity"

19 Fresh coffee house

17 Some 9/11 quotes

17 Foxhunting ban to be lifted

16 Save the sturgeon, eat Avruga

15 Privatisation news around Europe

14 Smog attack - from the Sierra club

14 Clare Short at Dohar

13 Feeding the five billion 

7 The river Wye in 1835

5 Environmental protection in the US, legal status

4 Afghanistan's forests

3 UK rail privatisation, the real story

2 UNFPA Hides Coercion Behind a Green Front 

October

29 Private mineral rights and oil supplies

28 Jevons, W Stanley, worried about coal running out in 1865

27 Lake Malaren meteorite crater

26 Elephant dung paper, and paintings

25 Water Company helps canoeists clean river Aire

15 Inequity and terrorism from Smartertimes

14 Environmentalists for nuclear energy - book review

13 Green - and lucrative too

11 Forestry has more to sell than timber

9 Railtrack collapse

7 Economic man, cleaner planet

4 GM soybeans need less fertiliser - or more? 

3 RSPB taken over by Townies Letters

2 September 1, 1939 by WH Auden

1 A different sort of private train

 

September

26 Northern latitudes getting greener

25 An Arundel Tomb by Philip Larkin

24 From the New Yorker

23 Paddling the river Wye in 1916

21 Monarch butterflies and GM maize

20 The Explosion by Philip Larkin a poem

19 World Trade Centre - letters

18 Welsh wind farms - letters

17 The great transport subsidy - Poll

15 Rivers Severn weirs - New poll  

14 America did not deserve this

13 Growth is good for the poor too

12 Truth about the Environment by Bjorn Lomborg

11 Freelance conservationists

10 Green on the outside, red on the inside 

9 The Skeptical Environmentalist - Book Review

5 Jan Narveson, on Lovelock and greenhouse gases

4 Cotswold council lawncutting

3 Forest felled to save snail 

2 Privateers on the Wye

 

August

30 Lovelock on Nuclear Power

26 Sewage and waterfowl

12 More on dams - an Ethiopian response

12 Response to World Dam Report

12 Private and charitable conservation in California

10 Green Scissors campaign

9 VINCI - Toll roads

8 German Green Party pushes nuclear plant closures 

8 Park fees in Nairobi

July

29 Ducks Unlimited - going wrong

28 EU hypocrisy

27 Search engine-environmental science

26 Common sense environmentalism

25 Oyster beds 

21 French farm minister cuts trees.

20 Propaganda and Environmental Scares

17 Falling CO2 emissions despite no Kyoto

15 Meanwood beck and the crayfish

10 Canadian Global-Warming Propaganda Ministry

9 Yorkshire screen commission

8 Gerry Adams, tree hugger

7 Private conservation in Southern Africa

5 Greenpeace at Menwith Hill

2 Reforestation in China 

1 Masai Mara, private conservancy in  

June

30 European Union olive subsidies

28 Seeing the world through iGreen eyes

27 Surfers against sewage

26 Smartertimes - wishful thinking 

25 Julian Simon and Energy sustainability Book review

23 Dinosaur Island. BBC digs up fragile coastline

23 Dennis Puleston  Obituary

23 The gopher tortoise conservation bank  

18 RSPCA expels Richard Meade  

17 German private railways  

17 Council chop down conker trees over safety fears 

12 Private Railway Lines

10 The true cost of France's TGV trains  

10 Clare Short is an iGreen!  

5 Bush Talks Sense on Conservation  

 

May

28 GM Food Please  Campaign

26 Malaria and the DDT Story Article

25 Malaria and DDT Book review

25 Mexico city policy

21 The "Motor boating" Agency  

15 Allen Kneese Obituary

12 Salmon conservation in Scotland book review

12 Shell and Development Projects in Nigeria

5 Schultes, Richard obituary

5 Beaches, record number of clean. 

19 Chinese woman beaten to death

1 Cyclist's litter, council pick up

 

April

29 Porpoises in river Aire

29 Cornwall declaration

20 Flood defence counselling

15 Severn Navigation Restoration Trust

15 Food famine and free trade

15 Foot and mouth disease

10 Bauer, Peter. From subsistence to exchange Book review

10 Return the streets

10 Weirs, what's wrong with

 

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