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Yes, Prime Minister, go greener

It is time for the Government to keep its pre-election promises, says Rachel Baird

DOES David Cameron regret his pledge, made in May last year, that the Coalition he leads would be “the greenest government ever”? History doesn’t relate — but this autumn is shaping up to be an awkward time for the Government.

Campaigners are asking some hard questions about its “green” record, and there are two more rounds of international climate talks this year, at which ministers’ environmental commitment will be severely — and publicly — tested.

The Government’s ...

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The advocacy and the ecstasy

The advocacy and the ecstasy

St Teresa, born in Avila 500 years ago this weekend, is often depicted in a religious fervour. But there was much more to her than that, writes Laurie Vere  Subscribe to read more

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Lessons from history can teach us how to live

The long shadow of the past can not only illuminate the present but also point to a more hopeful future, writes David Monteith  Subscribe to read more

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