Johnson hints at new ‘wild belt’ designation for nature’s recovery

New ‘wild belts’ planted with millions of trees will spread out across the country in 10 years’ time, the prime minister has pledged, in comments that appear to signal his support for an idea first proposed by green campaigners in response to planning reforms.

by James Agyepong-Parsons

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