Two pest controllers have been found dead at a Norfolk poultry factory following a suspected chemical spill.
Emergency services were called to Banham Poultry in Attleborough at about 1.10am on Thursday after the sub contractors' bodie...Read more
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Hundreds of swans, geese, cormorants and gulls have been caught in an oil spill after a tanker crashed into a jetty in the port of Rotterdam.
The Bow Jubail ruptured its hull, pouring 220 tonnes of oil into the harbour on Saturday and officials immediately tried to contain the spill.
Rescue workers have been overwhelmed by the number of contaminated birds.
Volunteers have converged on the area to help clean them. Rotterdam is Europe's biggest port.
On Sunday, hundreds of birds covered in oil were being taken to wildlife shelte...Read more
"Hundreds of litres" of have spilled into the River Derwent in Derby, and experts say a clean-up could take weeks.
Environment Agency officers were scrambled to the riverside after receiving calls from concerned passers-by at around 7am on Tuesday. Pollution was spotted beside the cycle path that runs alo...