Zac Goldsmith

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Zac Goldsmith criticises plans to shelve fur and foie gras import bans
Exclusive: Conservative peer says government should stick to its post-Brexit animal welfare commitments

Helena Horton Environment reporter

09, Feb, 2023 @11:48 AM

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‘Stupid’ to equate climate concerns with being woke, says Zac Goldsmith
Minister warns rightwing Tory MPs in danger of misreading public mood in similar way to US Republicans

Fiona Harvey in Sharm el-Sheikh

15, Nov, 2022 @2:42 PM

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Zac Goldsmith loses environment job amid fears of animal welfare downgrade
Exclusive: Liz Truss strips Conservative peer of environment minister post but he is expected to keep Foreign Office role

Helena Horton and Pippa Crerar

15, Sep, 2022 @3:43 PM

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Mikhail Gorbachev’s commitment to the environment was ahead of its time
After stepping down as Soviet leader he devoted himself to ‘the most urgent task facing humanity today’

Amelia Gentleman

04, Sep, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Liz Truss has refused to enshrine animal welfare in trade deals, says minister
George Eustice says rival Rishi Sunak has made clear there will be no compromise on welfare standards

Helena Horton Environment reporter

17, Aug, 2022 @10:31 AM

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Senior Tory likens criticism of Partygate inquiry to ‘terrorist campaign’
Bernard Jenkin insists investigation will continue despite complaints from prime minister’s allies

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

09, Aug, 2022 @2:26 PM

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Reinstate climate change minister role, says green Tory Chris Skidmore
MP and head of party’s Net Zero Support Group spends much of his time campaigning on climate emergency

Helena Horton Environment reporter

09, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Push for post-Brexit trade deals may threaten UK pledges on deforestation
Government criticised over ‘indefensible’ proposal that could undermine climate efforts while yielding benefit of only £1.38m

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

18, Jul, 2022 @2:13 PM

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‘It’s neocolonialism’: campaign to ban UK imports of hunting trophies condemned
African delegation says proposed new law ignores local voices and could harm rather than save wildlife

Patrick Greenfield

01, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Secret recording sheds light on Zac Goldsmith tax evasion case
Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein told police officer tax evasion case could kill Tory’s career

Harry Davies and Sam Jones in Madrid

22, Mar, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Tory MPs plan revolt over U-turn on fur and foie gras import ban
MPs demand explanation from Boris Johnson over scrapping of ban

Helena Horton

21, Feb, 2022 @2:31 PM

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David Frost joins Tory MPs in calls for return of fracking in UK
Letter in favour of shale gas extraction is another indication of party battle over environmental issues

Peter Walker Political correspondent

13, Feb, 2022 @2:27 PM

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