MMO MUST BE LOCATED IN SOUTH WEST – TYLER

It would be ‘absurd’ to locate the new Marine Management Organisation (MMO) other than in the South West, according to former North Cornwall MP, Lord Tyler.

The Liberal Democrat Peer spoke yesterday (Wednesday) in a detailed debate on the Marine and Coastal Access Bill, which will bring the MMO into being. Following an exclusive report in . . . → Read More: MMO MUST BE LOCATED IN SOUTH WEST – TYLER

POWER, PATRONAGE AND MONEY comment from Lord Tyler

Radio 4’s top headline this morning was ‘Calls are growing for reform of the House of Lords’. It’s not often that happens. Neither reformers nor reactionaries may relish the means of this meteoric rise to the top of the news agenda, but we have to face the simple fact that the public do not . . . → Read More: POWER, PATRONAGE AND MONEY comment from Lord Tyler

BBC “ARROGANT AND DEVIOUS” – PEER

The BBC faced fierce criticism today as Liberal Democrat Peer Lord Tyler branded the corporation ‘arrogant and devious’.

The constitutional affairs spokesman’s comments follow a testy exchange of letters with the BBC Freedom of Information Unit, which has refused to release the voting figures for Strictly Come Dancing’s final and semi-final, claiming the information is not covered . . . → Read More: BBC “ARROGANT AND DEVIOUS” – PEER