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28 April 2021
Protecting the environment will be a key issue in the various election campaigns.
14 April 2021
GMB members organised a lively first picket line outside the headquarters of Bristol Water on 6 April.
7 April 2021
GMB members at Bristol Water took strike action on 6 April for fair pay.
10 March 2021
On 11 March 2011, a magnitude 9 earthquake hit north eastern Japan. It was followed 50 minutes later by a 14-metre tsunami, devastating coastal areas.
15 July 2020
The House of Commons Public Accounts Committee has expressed concern that parts of England could run out of water within 20 years
22 April 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic is a world social crisis which touches every aspect of life.
19 February 2020
Two storms in a week brought some of the worst floods in living memory, killing at least five people and damaging thousands of homes.
Big business didn't send the rain. But the distorted priorities of the profit-obsessed capitalist system are to blame for the misery that ordinary people must endure because of it.
20 November 2019
The recent large floods in Derbyshire, South Yorkshire and other areas have resulted in damage to thousands of houses
4 September 2019
In the second of our series of articles exploring Brexit and the 'national question' Dave Reid secretary of the Socialist Party in Wales examines the situation there.
3 July 2019
An investigation into Southern Water by the industry regulator Ofwat has demanded that the company pay a £126 million penalty package, the largest it has ever imposed. The Environment Agency is now also looking into pressing criminal charges.
8 May 2019
It is urgent that water and all utilities are fully nationalised, under democratic workers' control and management
29 August 2018
The oldest, thickest, most frozen sea ice in the arctic, to the north of Greenland, remains frozen all year. But this year it has broken away - twice! This has never been seen before.
25 July 2018
Plastic waste is now penetrating every corner of the globe, from the Arctic to the Antarctic and including the Mariana Trench, the deepest point on Earth.
11 July 2018
June was the driest month on record in south east and central southern England, while Scotland recorded its highest ever temperature of 33.2C in Motherwell.
30 May 2018
Nationalise water and utilities!: Serious leaks, rising domestic use, and massive consumption by an unsustainable energy sector, mean much of England could see water shortages in the coming decades, says the Environment Agency.
14 February 2018
No to profiteering from water crisis! Cape Town is facing its worst drought in almost 100 years
13 December 2017
Ineos has been allowed to bypass planning procedures with elected councillors
15 November 2017
Nationalise the energy firms: The market has failed and will go on failing to provide the basics of food, heat and shelter to millions
6 September 2017
In the following article Socialist Alternative members (US co-thinkers of the Socialist Party) report on the devastating impact of Hurricane Harvey and the failure of establishment politicians and capitalism to prepare for such increasing extreme weather events
10 May 2017
The trial of Jobstown protesters in Ireland is an attack on the right to protest, but it is also an attack on the working class communities of Tallaght
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