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#GE2015: 10 Marginal Constituencies and Vote for Policies

Yesterday we looked at the East Midlands marginal of Lincoln. Today we look at ten most marginal constituencies that cover the main party battlefields. We look at the 2010 result and the Vote for Policies state of the parties. Today we look at the 2010 General Election result of ten...


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Blue & Green Daily: Friday 1 May headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Medical students call for health research funders to divest from fossil fuels General election: attention given to sustainability in campaigns criticised #GE...


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#GE 2015: Those who opposed AV only have themselves to blame for election ‘chaos’

As we draw every closer to the pivotal 2015 general election, David Cameron must be ruing the day he decided to abandon his pledge to Nick Clegg and go all out on the No2AV campaign. While the proposed Alternative Vote mixed system was very far from perfect, it represented...


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#GE2015: Lincoln – Blue & Green’s home constituency votes for policies

Lincoln is a marginal seat in the East Midlands that has been won by the party that won the most seats at each general election since 1974. Over the last few weeks we’ve been graced by Prime Minister David Cameron, for the launch of his English Manifesto, and the Leader...


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#GE2015 One week today, the UK decides

With Rupert Murdoch’s Sun urging its readers to vote Conservative to block the SNP, and Murdoch’s Sun in Scotland urging its readers to vote SNP because the Tories don’t understand Scotland, you know we’re entering the final crazy days of the 2015 UK general election. The polls are unchanged...


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Blue & Green Daily: Thursday 30 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. 80% of deforestation set to occur in just 11 areas #GE2015 Will Airdrie & Shotts, Caithness, Sutherland & Easter Ross and Na...


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General Election: National poll from TNS reveals most popular policies

Today sees the release of new data that shows policies on Education and Health from UKIP and the Liberal Democrats are the most preferred across Great Britain. This article originally appeared on Vote for Policies. The national poll was designed by Vote for Policies and undertaken by social research...


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Blue & Green Daily: Wednesday 29 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Climate change already influencing extreme weather events SOAS becomes first London university to divest from fossil fuels General Election: National poll from...


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Blue & Green Daily: Tuesday 28 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Report: majority of large investors failing to manage climate risks General Election: parties failing to address renewables, says industry Modern Magna Carta:...


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Blue & Green Daily: Monday 27 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. General Election: sustainability professionals call for Nature and Wellbeing Act Report: fossil fuel companies need to consider climate action or risk shareholder...


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Modern Magna Carta: Kyoto Protocol

In the lead up to the 800th Magna Carta Anniversary this year Ashley Summers takes a look at the original and a series of modern ‘versions’ of the Magna Carta from the US Constitution to the UN Declaration of Human Rights and various conventions on climate change and sustainability, Magna Carta...


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Blue & Green Daily: Friday 24 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Report: fossil fuel companies need to consider climate action or risk shareholder value WWF calls for increased ocean protection and values resource...


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Free Elderly Care Homes, Anyone?!

Would you sacrifice your freedom to spend your old age in prison? Somewhat ironically, there are some elderly Japanese who would answer: “Yes please!” The elderly criminal phenomenon in Japan may be absurd to some but you could feel sorry for these elderly inmates once you know their circumstances....


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Modern Magna Carta: Montreal Protocol

In the lead up to the 800th Magna Carta Anniversary this year Ashley Summers takes a look at the original and a series of modern ‘versions’ of the Magna Carta from the US Constitution to the UN Declaration of Human Rights and various conventions on climate change and sustainability, Magna Carta...


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Blue & Green Daily: Thursday 23 April headlines

Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow. Earth Day: public urged to take climate action Climate will irrevocably change unless bold action is taken, scientists warn Businesses to showcase...




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