We should also have local referendums on removing traffic lights.
Posts Tagged: Environment
The gaps it potentially addresses and the interest shown abroad suggests it at least merits consideration here ias a complement to renewable power generation and electric vehicles.
Plus: As I bask by a sun-illuminated swimming pool on holiday in Spain, I reflect on how the Spanish respond if you try to fiddle your water supply…
All agree that something must be done. But everyone would prefer that someone else is the one to do it.
The Mayor wants to reduce road space for drivers, even though this policy has been a key factor in increasing congestion.
The ban on petrol and diesel cars by 2040 sends a good long-term signal, but we need tougher measures to address the short-term damage.
In pitching to the environmental movement, Gove seeks allies in the forthcoming debate about farm subsidies
If wealthy landowners fight to retain their CAP subsidies, then support for reform from the green movement could come in handy.
“Leaving the EU gives us a once in a lifetime opportunity to reform…how we care for our land, our rivers and our seas.”
Our new report argues that the Government must focus on security, climate change, human rights, and other shared international agendas and challenges.
Zac Goldsmith: Why I seek to become Chair of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee
Brexit brings unique challenges and opportunities. And my background in campaigning on environmental issues equips me for the job.
Labour is failing to deliver even basic services. We will offer the right alternative for a world class city of aspiration.
Aylesbury Vale District Council staff travel on business using pool cars – and the pool cars are Nissan Leafs.
Edward Frith: Corbyn promised us the moon. May pretended we weren’t there. No wonder young people backed Labour.
My generation are a generation who don’t watch TV and don’t read newspapers – but do watch YouTube and get their news from Facebook.
Tom Fitzpatrick: In North Norfolk, the Council Tax has been frozen by sticking to Conservative principles
England has only 68 beaches with Blue Flags – we are very proud to have six of them.
Those making the economic case already faced an uphill struggle – now their argument is “contaminated by association”.