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UK voters tell politicians to pull their weight on environment

  UK VOTERS have delivered a stark warning to our political leaders not to neglect environment and climate change policy with the next General Election little more than a year away, according to new research commissioned by WWF-UK ahead of Earth Hour 2014 on 29 March at 8.30pm.              …
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Free for all

NICK CLEGG'S pledge to extend free school meals could be hugely important - if the Lib Dem leader gets the details right.                   The cost of living crisis has dominated the front pages recently, so it was inevitable that the main political parties would unveil bold plans…
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Under 8’s to receive free school meals in the UK

PLANS TO give all primary school children free school meals in the UK have been announced as part of a coalition deal between the Tories and Lib Dems, Nick Clegg has announced.   The £600 million scheme will see an additional 1.5 million children aged between five and seven entitled to a free school lunch;…
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The political print

THE COALITION has reached the halfway stage of its term in office, and the promise to be “the greenest government ever” is proving a heavy burden to carry.   In the government’s recent mid-term review document, the first acknowledgement of the pledge is conveniently tucked away on page 18, quickly followed by the ominous caveat that “in…
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