Water Pollution

Fears for thousands of fish after slurry spill between Cookstown and Stewardstown

It is feared thousands of fish have been wiped out between Cookstown and Stewartstown.The Department of Agriculture has confirmed that huge volumes of slurry spilled into the River Claggan at the weekend and has now spread into the Killymoon and Ballinderry Rivers. […]

In Court

Natural England and Environment Agency launch joint legal action in response to River Lugg damage

Natural England and the Environment Agency have announced today they are beginning legal action against a landowner for damage to a protected area of the River Lugg in Herefordshire.  The area is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) which means permissions need to be granted before work can take place. […]