Train operator also pledges to reduce food waste as part of new environmental targets A Eurostar train arrives at Rotterdam Central Station. Photograph: Lex van Lieshout/EPAEurostar has unveiled a new 10-point plan to cut carbon emissions and reduce waste over the next three years, highlighting the reduced
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A priest is to chain herself to a tree outside Euston station in central London in a protest against the felling of more than 200 trees around the station to make way for the HS2 rail line. Dozens of giant London plane trees in Euston Square Gardens
At the top of steps into the railway cutting stands a wooden post. It is old and weathered and, when sunlight through trees catches it, a beautiful greenfinch blush of moss and algae. The post, which I think was a railway sleeper planted to mark a crossing
The Museum of London recently announced it would collect a piece of the giant stinking “fatberg” clogging the sewers of Whitechapel. The congealed blob of fat, oil, grease, wet wipes and sanitary products is over 250m long and weighs over 130 tonnes, truly a monument to London.