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  • 25 Apr 2019

    Another planning inquiry

    1 Crown Office Row has a team of young barristers who have now taken 3 public inquiries from ELF and...

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  • 25 Apr 2019

    A “significant case” – Crondall Parish Council v Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

    We have now concluded the statutory review hearing for the Crondall PC v SoS H,C & LG matter. Th...

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  • 25 Apr 2019

    Community Update

    As always, ELF is alive to clusters of enquiries and with the proposals for the third run way at Hea...

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  • 15 Mar 2019

    Youth movement against climate change

    We warmly welcome new ELF blog contributor Tabea Wilkes, who looks at the youth movement against cli...

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  • 07 Dec 2018

    Shining the spotlight on the biodiversity crisis – a new global deal for nature

    On 17 November 2018 the UN Biodiversity Conference opened in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt and marks 25 yea...

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  • 15 Nov 2018

    Sounding the climate change alarm – exploring the IPCC report and responses

    On 8 October 2018 the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its much-anticipated...

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  • 05 Jul 2018

    Legal challenge to Heathrow third runway prepares for take-off

    On 5 June 2018, the government published its final Airports National Policy Statement (NPS). The NPS...

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