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Importance of neighbourhood green space highlighted by new study

19 May 2014

New study highlights the vital role of planning policy to design, preserve and encourage use of green spaces in local communities.

River research

Institute establishes ecological restoration working group

12 May 2014

Led by Sustainable Places Research Institute Professor, Susan Baker, a new ecological restoration working group has been formed.

Evidence Gaps Launch

Let's look at the evidence

30 April 2014

Addressing the gaps in our knowledge about the world around us.

River bird

Thyroid disruption in river birds

29 April 2014

Urban river pollutants suppress wild bird development.

Sustainable Food Systems: the need for a new approach

17 April 2014

Sustainable Food Systems: Building a New Paradigm. A new book edited by Professor Terry Marsden and Dr Adrian Morley.

Brecon Beacons partnership

Shaping the Welsh landscape

13 March 2014

Partnership helps develop real solutions to challenges in Wales.

Professor Alan Lovell

Developing real solutions to real challenges in Wales

12 March 2014

The Brecon Beacons National Park Authority has signed an agreement with Cardiff University in an exciting step towards developing new applied research in Wales.

Fracnis Maude MP Cardiff University

Mapping cities of the future

7 March 2014

University research is laying the foundation for more efficient future cities.

Why do we find commuting so horribly stressful?

6 March 2014

Dr Daniel Newman, RA, Sustainable Places Research Institute, on the stresses of commuting.

Fleet car could ignite a spark in damp electric vehicle market

16 January 2014

The announcement came at New Year that David Cameron's cabinet members might be about to trade in their limousines for electric vehicles.