BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A top European Union official scoffed at Britain's environment minister, the Brexit campaigner Michael Gove, for suggesting leaving the EU will make it easier for London to pass green legislation like banning plastic drinking straws.
BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - The British government will publish a consultation paper on future agriculture policy "very shortly", Environment Minister Michael Gove said on Tuesday, as farmers demanded more clarity on their prospect after the country quits the European Union.
Conservative MPs want a Brexit "dream team"of Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, and Jacob Rees-Mogg to stage a coup against Prime Minister Theresa May. MPs want Johnson to become prime minister, while Gove and Rees-Mogg should be installed...Show More Summary
Experts were famously made unwelcome in the final run up to the Brexit referendum of 2016. Leave campaigner Michael Gove said people had had enough of them.
My latest reflections after Michael Gove's Oxford speech: The future of farm policy after Brexit
If only environment secretary Michael Gove's enthusiasm to curb plastic pollution extended to more pressing environmental issues, says Olive Heffernan
Farm subsidies will stay at their current levels (presumably without an inflation adjustment) for five years after Brexit, Michael Gove will announce today: Farm subsidies After 2024 they will be replaced by a new system designed to secure environmental outcomes and support rural infrastructure. Show More Summary
Defra secretary Michael Gove has told the House of Commons Defra committee that subsidies for hill farmers will continue beyond 2022. He said, 'Farmers in less favoured areas, and upland hill farmers who are producing sheep meat as well as wool... Show More Summary
Brexit must work for animals too, Britain's Environment Secretary Michael Gove said Tuesday, promising that welfare standards would improve after leaving the European Union. "We are a nation of animal lovers so we will make Brexit work...Show More Summary
The Legatum Insitute is going to be looked into over ties to Russia. The pro-Brexit think tank will be part of a "scope" ahead of the intelligence and security select committee's investigation into Russian activities against the UK. The...Show More Summary
Henry Newman, director of the Open Europe think tank and a former adviser to the leading Brexiteer Michael Gove, and Labour MP Alison McGovern discuss Brexit.