Sajid Javid resigns, amid reshuffle. Rishi Sunak Appointed Chancellor of Exchequer


Sajid Javid resigned today as Chancellor of the Exchequer as Boris Johnson’s reshuffle  of the cabinet saw many  Cabinet ministers moved on or replaced. He will now be replaced by the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Rishi Sunak who is … Continue reading Sajid Javid resigns, amid reshuffle. Rishi Sunak Appointed Chancellor of Exchequer

Ban on Further UK Fracking


Friends of the Earth have won a ban on any further fracking in the UK. Today the UK Government announced that a moratorium on fracking in England, which means that no new fracking can take place anywhere in the country. Friends of the Earth have campaigned for over 8 years for a ban on fracking in the UK Lancashire and Yorkshire are two areas that campaigned against fracking rigs,  legal threats and earthquakes. Friends of the Earth started campaigning back in 2011  against the emerging fracking industry, because the last thing the UK needed was a new source of fossil … Continue reading Ban on Further UK Fracking