UK firefighters to help tackle environmental impact of Australian fires 09 January 2020, Katie Coyne Volunteer force ready to mobilise to support Australian crews still battling blazes. Heathrow pollution found in central London 09 January 2020, Katie Coyne Discovery of ultra fine particles many miles from airports prompts call for more research into health impact. Local government ombudsman decries poor housing benefit practice 09 January 2020, Katie Coyne Report finds that some councils’ approach poses homelessness risk for vulnerable families. Merthyr Tydfil’s EH service at ‘tipping point’ but denies failing in its duties 09 January 2020, Katie Coyne However, council highlights areas of concern and consequences of funding cuts. Councils receive £4m to crack down on criminal landlords 09 January 2020, Katie Coyne MHCLG funding will help train officers and set up specialist units. CIEH wins at 2019 Association Awards 19 December 2019, CIEH CIEH has been recognised with two prestigious awards at the recent 2019 Association Awards: Association of the Year and Executive Director of the Year. Tales from the front line: the reluctant activist 12 December 2019, EHN magazine Jeff Beynon says he isn’t a rebel – taking part in the Autumn Uprising was an extension of who he is as an EHP. Exercise labelling on foods ‘could help reduce obesity’ 12 December 2019, Sarah Campbell Advice on amount of activity needed to burn off calories linked with healthier dietary choices. Fly-tipper who blocked roads sent to jail after EH investigation 12 December 2019, Katie Coyne Joint operation was one of the largest of its kind, successfully prosecuting for 26 offences. Derby gives top scoring food businesses a high five 12 December 2019, Katie Coyne Scheme recognises consistent commitment to food hygiene.