Tag Archives: Michael Fabricant MP

An impassioned defence of Ancient Woodland in the face of HS2

Woodland Trust supporter and committed tree enthusiast, Michael Fabricant MP today led a passionate 90 minute adjournment debate in Parliament highlighting our concerns about the devastating impact the proposed HS2 route will have on our nation’s ancient woodland.   Michael … Continue reading

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It’s always the environment. Maybe they aren’t serious about efficiency after all?

It always seems to be Defra that gets hardest hit. A ten per cent cut means that it has suffered one of the worst cuts in Whitehall from Spending Review 2013, announced yesterday (June 26th). No-one doubts that these are … Continue reading

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