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Richard Hakeem, Director of Technical and Safety Policy - June Update
Thursday 16th July 2020
Once again the month of June saw more global outreach from us as we promoted our Codes of Practice.
Sophia Haywood Director of Public Affairs: Let’s talk about hybrids!
Tuesday 14th July 2020
As you may have seen, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) released their latest report last week which called on BEIS to support hybrid heat pumps in the ‘Clean Heat Grant’ they are currently consulting on and reminded UK Government that they’re meant to be phasing out oil and LPG boilers this decade.
June Review by George Webb, Chief Executive
Monday 13th July 2020
After the strange months we’ve all experienced, I hope like me, those of you living in England or Northern Ireland have managed to enjoy a drink in your local pub.
Technical update from Richard Hakeem, Director of Technical and Safety Policy
Tuesday 23rd June 2020
Sophia Haywood Director of Public Affairs - Campaigning on EPCs pays off, with new MP led inquiry
Monday 22nd June 2020
Last month, we launched a new EPC campaign targeting parliamentarians in Westminster and Holyrood, calling on them to get the EPC methodology fixed once and for all. I won’t preach to the converted on why EPC’s need fixing, but many will know this has been a long standing issue.
May 2020 review by George Webb, Chief Executive
Wednesday 17th June 2020
As the warmest May on record comes to an end, lockdown criteria is eased and a number of us begin to try and return to a certain level of normality, the light at the end of the tunnel is certainly shining a lot brighter than it was a couple of weeks ago.
Using Mobile Devices Whilst Driving - a review by OAMPS Specialist Insurance Advisors
Tuesday 16th June 2020
The recent conviction in March 2020 of a HGV driver for causing death by dangerous driving is one of the latest in a long line of Road Traffic Collisions (RTC) involving the use of a mobile device whilst driving.
Liquid Gas UK on responding to Covid-19
Friday 20th March 2020
As the Coronavirus (Covid-19) develops in the UK, here at Liquid Gas UK we want to support the LPG industry in navigating the complex policy landscape the best we can. Advice from UK Government and the Devolved Administrations is being updated on an almost daily basis. We are actively monitoring this evolving situation and will share this guidance with our members, to help prevent the spread of any infection within industry and to ensure operations remain as smooth as possible. We have also been lobbying UK Government to ensure the LPG industry is rightly recognised and supported through this difficult period.
The Queen's Speech in 1, 2, 3!
Tuesday 15th October 2019
On Monday, the Queen delivered her speech announcing the Government’s new legislative agenda as part of the State Opening of Parliament. Usually this would have happened months ago, yet with 16 days to go until we leave the EU, we’re not exactly in ordinary times.
Back to school feeling, Boris and the other B word
Wednesday 11th September 2019
It’s safe to say the summer hasn’t been the quiet period in politics that we’d all usually expect. In fact, we’ve been dealing with a new PM, a new Government, a little thing called Brexit and a variety of policy issues across political parties. Who needs a break huh?
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