To fight climate change UK residents will have to make changes to every aspect of their lives, David Miliband has said. The environment secretary said Britons have been “short-sighted” in their efforts at tackling environmental problems in the past. “Every part of the way we work, go to school, the way we live is going… Read more »
The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) urges swift action to end the injustice that people on low incomes (mostly women) are charged 25 per cent more for their pension contributions due to the way their employers’ pensions schemes operate.
Leading countryside organisations have today (Friday October 9) urged the Government to support a new blueprint for the shooting sector which aims to deliver a ‘game changing’ benefit for the environment.
David Cameron has said farming has a positive future – if it exploits the new trends for ethical and green produce. Growing crops for bio-fuels, promoting the UK’s good animal welfare standards, demand for local food and organic produce all present opportunities for farmers in the years to come – the Conservative leader told the… Read more »