Ruth Kelly

George’s latest rant

by mel starrs on March 21, 2007

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George Monbiot’s off on one again in the Guardian here: Her (Ruth Kelly) planning statement on climate change, published the same day, banned local authorities from setting higher energy efficiency standards for homes than national building regulations require. The PPS supplement in question is here.  Consultation is now over, but the ACE (not that ACE, […]

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I first was alerted to www.theyworkforyou.com via Stuart Bruce, who originally was the one who pointed me in the direction of Simon Dickson, who I believe is instrumental in the design of the site. I was happy today to find a question on there relevant to me (via my bloglines keyword search for BREEAM). The […]

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ODPM to be know now as DCLG

by mel starrs on May 24, 2006

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Are you keeping up? Yes, yet another name change. ODPM (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) is now DCLG (Department for Communities and Local Government). Website address is now www.communities.gov.uk Ruth Kelly is running the show (Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Minister for Women), with Yvette Cooper in charge of Housing […]

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