* Football ban for 'hard' playing fields *
Schools are urged to stop pupils playing on sun-baked playing fields in case of
* More homes 'will boost wildlife' *
Building new housing estates on farmland would actually improve the environment
in many instances, English Nature says.
* 'Father of the H-bomb' dies *
Atomic scientist Edward Teller, widely known as the "father of the H-bomb", has
died at the age of 95.