Trade Minister says he will honour his 2017 General Election pledge and resign from government in order to vote against Heathrow
The fall-out from government's decision to back a third runway at Heathrow was threatening to escalate today, as International Trade Minister Greg Hands announced he has resigned his post in order to vote...
Government should establish a market for greenhouse gas removals and increase carbon prices for businesses to deliver net zero emissions by 2050, new research suggests
Long-expected move will see plastic drinks straws, stirrers and cotton buds outlawed in England from April 2020
Parliamentary pension currently holds £11.7m of shares in BP and almost £11m in rival oil giant Shell
But the Prime Minster's latest proposals appear to contain no strengthening of her offer on post-Brexit environmental protections