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A green wales

Jenny Rathbone

After the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 two women in southern Germany asked their energy company to provide the city’s 2,000 inhabitants with only renewable energy. They were told it couldn’t be done. Inspired by this rebuff the two women went on to create their own renewable energy company; and the village of Shonau in…

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England and Labour

John Denham

The England and Labour project is being coordinated by Prof John Denham, Director of the Centre for English Identity and Politics at Winchester University, with an editorial group of Prof Mike Kenny (Director of the Mile End Institute, QMUL), Mary Riddell and Jonathan Rutherford. England and Labour has organised three seminars at Westminster and one in Huddersfield,…

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What we know about Zac and Sadiq

Kat Hanna

Next month’s mayoral election is the first election since the creation of the post to guarantee a non-incumbent mayor. Over the past six months, Londoners, or those who follow politics at least, are now on first name terms with Zac and Sadiq, or Sadak, to give them their collective portmanteau. This evening, Centre for London…