It’s great to see this actually being voted on albeit with little chance of success at the moment, however if the Swiss are actively discussing this alternative it should bring it to a wider audience. Well worth a read of the article below. The Alpine country will vote in June on a radical overhaul of…
Ed Miliband says Labour did not overspend when it was last in office. He’s right. Source: Fact Check: did Labour overspend and leave a deficit that was out of control?
If UK quits EU with no deal, its trade will depend on WTO rules. This would be a hard landing, indeed. Here’s our primer. Source: What does trading under WTO rules really mean?
Great solution to food waste. By using downsized anaerobic digesters power generation can be much more localised. Supermarkets take note! #Leamington, where I live is an ideal place to pilot this as there are 4 supermarkets within about half a mile of each other. #Sainsburys, #Morrisons, #Lidi, #Aldi Source: Waste management is going viral…
What the F…? Source: Forget May’s £2bn council house promise. The government actually just snuck out a £3bn attack on social housing. | The Canary
Lib Dems and green groups say reduced price of state support should sound death knell for plants such as Hinkley Point C Source: Nuclear plans ‘should be rethought after fall in offshore windfarm costs’ | Environment | The Guardian
In this week’s papers on customs arrangements and Ireland, Theresa May’s government begins to accept some inconvenient truths Source: Britain is slowly moving towards accepting harsh truths about Brexit