Tag Archive for flood relief

‘No gifts, no freebies, no cheating’

Lord McConnell

      £1 doesn’t cover a morning coffee in the café next to my office, but across the world around one billion people live on just £1 a day for all their living costs. The Global Poverty Project has been working hard for the last four years to challenge this unacceptable state of affairs…

Rail Flooding

Lord Berkeley

Representatives from local authorities and businesses in Devon and Cornwall are due to give evidence to the Commons Transport committee on Tuesday 25 February as part of the Inquiry into TRANSPORT’S WINTER RESILIENCE: RAIL FLOODING. They must insist on: 1. Urgent reopening and long term protection of the Dawlish part of the line, both from…