Minister rejects fracking firm’s call to weaken earthquake rules ‘At no point did you communicate that it would not be possible to proceed without a change in regulations’. The letter below was obtained under a freedom of information request.

The UK’s energy minister, Claire Perry, has strongly reaffirmed the government’s commitment to the seismic activity standards that have frustrated attempts to frack for shale gas, according to a letter obtained by Unearthed via freedom of information.

The Brexit Deal

What the Brexit Deal means for citizens' rights and our borders – explained in 60 seconds ​​​​​​​


A Wonderful Example

This is Keith Iddon, he’s the Conservative Cabinet Member for Highways at Lancashire County Council, It’s not what you imagine when you think of your local councillor, but this one can drive trucks, so volunteers as an emergency gritter!

Gavin Williamson MP Christmas Message

This Christmas, like every single day of the year, we have Armed Forces personnel who are working to keep our wonderful country safe. Thank you for all of your hard work and the happiest of Christmases to you and your families - Gavin Williamson MP