The number of drones operating in British airspace has soared, with defence contractors, surveillance specialists, police forces and infrastructure firms among more than 300 companies and public bodies with permission to operate the controversial unmanned aircraft.
We are writing to you as concerned doctors and co-leaders of the National Health Action Party. We set up this party to defend and improve the NHS and hold to account politicians who betray its founding principles – of a universal, comprehensive service, free at the point of use and centrally funded.
There is so little traffic noise inside Smithy Wood that it would be easy to forget that, in places, you are only a few metres from the six lanes of the M1. Oblivious to the motorway, visitors are drawn to the gnarly oak trees of this 12th-century woodland near Sheffield.