Green groups react with dismay to Brexit news

Green groups voiced their disappointment at today’s referendum result for Britain to leave the EU. Environmentalists fear the decision means that certain environmental protections will cease to apply. Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace and the Green party have each announced that these protections must be upheld despite our exit. Reacting to the results of the […]

Green with fury as Cameron backs fracking

Green groups were livid today as Prime Minister David Cameron announced the UK “can’t afford” to miss out on big bucks earned from fracking for shale gas. Campaigners said there were plenty of other sources of energy which could bring cash into the country’s coffers. Andrew Pendleton Friends of the Earth’s Head of Campaigns said: […]