Government partnership starts green space drive

The Government has launched a scheme to generate more green space in England's towns and cities over the next two years.

The Green Infrastructure Partnership is designed to help communities make more innovative use of existing grey infrastructure such as creating rooftop gardens, small community gardens or living walls.

June's natural environment white paper contained a commitment to create the partnership. It will be made up of planners, landscape architects and environmental interest groups alongside bodies such as Natural England, the Landscape Institute and the Environment Agency.


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