Environment secretary may be blind to rising flood risks, says Labour / Maria Eagle says Tory Owen Paterson has questions to answer over his scepticism about climate change science Maria Eagle says Tory Owen Paterson has questions to answer ov...
Maria Eagle pledges to challenge Tories on BBC and Leveson in new culture role
Former shadow defence secretary launches into new position by attacking government on arts and sports cuts and press regulation. Maria Eagle said that culture, the arts and sport are an “important part of our national life but under this Tory government we have seen them suffer from huge cuts” and that the BBC is one of the UK’s “most treasured institutions”. Her twin sister Angela was named shadow first secretary of state and shadow secretary of state for business, innovation and skills.
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