Future of Farming – what we’ve said to MPs

We stand at the crossroads of a new future for farming and the natural environment, as the Government develops its policy in these areas after we leave the European Union. A cross-party MP inquiry is currently looking at the Government’s proposals around a future agricultural policy. Following our oral evidence back in March, we’ve now…

What does an environment watchdog need to deliver?

In this blog, Patrick Begg, our Outdoors and Natural Resources Director, considers what an environment watchdog needs to look like to satisfy the cynics and really deliver for our natural environment. Politicians are prone to hyperbole. This is hardly a revelation and will capture exactly zero headlines.  Statements like ‘world leading’, ‘better than we’ve ever…