This Friday’s edition of the Brexit Briefing is part of the series of posts to highlight articles published in the media covering Brexit from an environmental perspective.
The articles are not presented in any specific order of importance & are provided as a selected sample of news articles to promote understanding of the key environmental issues as they develop during the Brexit process.
The selected articles this week are:
Cereals 2017: Government must end uncertainty over Brexit, NFU says (FarmingUK, 14 June 2017)
Claire Perry appointed as new BEIS Minister (businessGreen, 13 June 2017)
Michael Gove ‘entirely unfit’ to be Environment Secretary (BT.com, 12 June 2017)
Fishermen, farmers and greens brace for Michael Gove (Politico, 13 June 2017)
Michael Gove returns to cabinet as Environment Secretary (ClickLancashire, 13 June 2017)
Michael Gove as environment secretary is ‘fox in charge of hen house’ (The Guardian, 12 June 2017)
UK General Election: Dismay as Tory majority evaporates (environmentalAnalyst, 9 June 2017)
‘Soft Brexit could help confirm EU waste laws in UK’ (letsrecycle.com, 9 June 2017)