Nuclear waste plans make 'mockery' of localism, MP says

Nuclear waste plans make 'mockery' of localism, MP says

Government plans to stop councils from being able to veto construction of underground radioactive waste facilities have been branded ‘undemocratic’ by a senior MP.

Green Deal fund closure sparks anger

Sudden closure of the Government’s Green Deal Home Improvement Fund has prompted an angry response from organisations involved in delivering the scheme.

Green Deal fund closure sparks anger


A new approach to English devolution

Combining the causes of local government and devolution is the best way to achieve genuine decentralisation in England.

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New from Hewitech is the Variobox 100 sports pitch drainage product.

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Kidde Fyrnetics

Vaillant – one of Europe’s leading heating technology manufacturers – is offering to install Kidde Fyrnetics’ TenYCO carbon monoxide alarms as part of its engineers’ service and repair visits to homes.

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The impressive refurbishment of the Pace Building within Durham University’s Palace Green Library demonstrates how well-specified cable management can enhance the final look of a project.