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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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Three summits and 14 months for the planet

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Sun 21 Sep 14 @ 10:28
RT @lambethpalaceArchbishop @JustinWelby's statement on the anniversary of the Peshawar church bombings: http://t.co/DVo3LCkrOp

Sat 20 Sep 14 @ 13:25
RT @lambethpalaceWATCH: Archbishop @JustinWelby on yesterday's historic Anglican-Vatican cricket match: http://t.co/WF1YltSeIw