2015 August news archive


11 August

Government faces criticism over fast track fracking plans

After the plans for fracking in Lancashire were rejected, the Government now plans to write to local authorities to tell them to fast-track fracking applications.

07 August

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to nationalise the Big Six

Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to start buying up shares from the ‘Big Six’ energy companies until the government owned a controlling stake.