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Archive of posts published in the category: Green Issues

Lobley Hill Mega Highway – Initial feedback from the Highways Agency information exhibition

So 8 months after the Autumn Statement, the good folk of Lobley Hill and Dunston got to see the plans for the proposed changes to A1 from Lobley Hill to Dunston. The quick recap is that Chancellor announced that he was setting aside…

A little bit of politics….

“A little bit of Politics” was Ben Elton‘s catchphrase during the 1980s when Thatcher was at her height and Britain seemed a pretty scary place to be. Politics has not been a theme of this blog and I don’t intend for it to…

Why does using public transport have to be so hard?

On Thursday last week I needed to renew my Travelcard so I could get work. By the time I got home  – some 10 hours later – the card was un-renewed and I was almost £10 out of pocket. You can read the…

The end of free solar?

Just received an urgent message from a colleague at Homesun – one of the biggest free solar companies – showing that the Government is about to change it’s policy again and on even tougher deadline than previously expected. The Energy Saving trust accidentally…