As well she might, Labour’s acting leader, Harriet Harman, looked a bit sheepish on The Andrew Marr Show as she executed her U-turn on the Europe referendum. After all, as a loyal deputy to Ed Miliband, she has spent the past few months wandering around the country in a pink van telling us it would be a disaster. Her reason for this change of policy was that […]
A national “tranquillity map” of England should be created to give local councils a better chance of protecting the country’s most important areas of natural wilderness from development, according to new research.
Sixteen- and 17-year-olds will be denied a vote on Britain’s membership of the EU, Downing Street will announce today, in a move that is likely to trigger the first big test of David Cameron’s authority in Parliament.