Category Archives: Environmental

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power


It has been more than a decade since the former US Vice President, Al Gore helped to stimulate millions to start talking about the climate crisis with the release of his film: An Inconvenient Truth. Now in July 2017, he … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 21 July 2017


This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with the most recent articles first. … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: House of Lord’s analysis on Brexit and Devolution


The House of Lords European Union Committee has published their report on the fundamental constitutions challenges for the UK and its devolution settlements with Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland covering competencies including environmental issues, economy and funding. The report looks … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 14 July 2017


This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with the most recent articles first. … Continue reading

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The Great Repeal Bill is here


After much political and media attention following the UK Referendum last year, the Great Repeal Bill has, finally, been published as the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill. More to come in a further article but for now, a copy can be … Continue reading

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Brexit Briefing: Weekly Media Summary – 7 July 2017


This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective. The articles are presented in chronological order with the most recent articles first. … Continue reading

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Do you know that CSCS CRO Cards are changing?


There is a danger that some 85,000 Construction Related Occupation (CRO) cards issued by CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) will expire in September 2017 without the card holder realising as the cards near the end of a two-year phase out … Continue reading

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