by Felicity Collier
THE Tories sold off the publicly owned Green Investment Bank (GIB) to a tax-dodging Australian firm yesterday in a deal worth £2.3 billion.
The deal was struck with the notorious Macquarie Bank, which earned the nickname the “Vampire...
Friday 21st Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
BRITAIN needs a “green guarantee” to protect its environment as it prepares to exit the European Union, Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas argues in a report out today.
More than 1,100 EU environmental laws are at risk of being downgraded or lost, the Green co-leader...
Monday 13th Feb 2017
CAROLINE LUCAS urged the Tory government yesterday to halt the sale of the Green Investment Bank (GIB) to tax-ducking Macquarie or face killing it off.
The Green Party co-leader raised the issue in the Commons, speaking out against the...
Thursday 12th Jan 2017
‘Lame-duck’ Osborne sets out plans to cut corporation tax to 15 per cent
Tuesday 5th Jul 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
CAROLINE LUCAS confirmed yesterday that she is willing to become leader of the Green Party again — but only as part of a job share.
The Brighton Pavilion MP is standing on a joint ticket with the party’s work and pensions spokesman Jonathan Bartley.
Mr Bartley has a...
Thursday 2nd Jun 2016
McDonnell and Lucas speak at event calling on Britain to vote In
Saturday 28th May 2016
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
Lucas tipped to succeed woman who headed ‘Green surge’
Tuesday 17th May 2016
High-profile figures swell crowds at huge anti-nuke demo
Saturday 27th Feb 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
GREEN MP Caroline Lucas warned yesterday that the debate over Britain’s membership of the European Union is being dominated by big business.
Along with left MPs and campaigners, Ms Lucas has formed a new group — Another Europe Is Possible — to make the...
Thursday 11th Feb 2016
Thursday 31st Dec 2015