Etichetta: Letter

Ordinare: Data | Titolo | Visualizzazioni | | A caso Ordine crescente
Visualizzazione:

British Council cuts harm UK’s reputation

17 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

The British Council is most certainly not “the British government’s cultural arm” as suggested by your article (British Council to close 20 offices across globe after cuts and lost income, 9 settembre). It is a public...

Government’s callous approach to Covid deaths

23 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

I doubt whether your headline (Bring in measures soon or risk 7,000 daily Covid hospitalisations, Sage warns, 14 settembre) will make any difference to the callousness shown by the government towards those dying from ...

Why is the UK still in thrall to dirty energy?

16 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

I was pleased to read your article exposing government bias against genuine renewables (UK ministers ‘met fossil fuel firms nine times as often as clean energy ones’, 10 settembre). The dirty energy industry still has...

The BMA must change its stance on assisted dying

17 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

We represent a broad coalition of medics, including members of the British Medical Association (BMA), and call on the BMA to respect the outcome of its independent members’ survey on assisted dying, and to adopt a neu...

How to really help a casualised workforce

19 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

I am delighted that Gavin Williamson wants universities to tackle “an increasingly casualised workforce” (Universities in England favour cancel culture over quality, says Williamson, 9 settembre). Does this mean that ...

Scientists must be protected from anti-vaxxer abuse

13 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Dr David Bauer reports that the anti-vaccination movement is distorting his scientific results (As a virologist I’m shocked my work has been hijacked by anti-vaxxers, 7 settembre). My Covid-19 research team is also ex...

We are letting down children with mental health problems

19 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

As a senior child and adolescent mental health nurse working in the NHS, I cannot agree more that young people need more than antidepressants (Children face a mental health crisis, but they need more than antidepressa...

HGV driver shortage was inevitable

19 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

As a former editor of Trucking magazine, I can only say that the shortage of truck drivers has been a long time coming (HGV driver shortages could ‘cancel’ Christmas, warns Iceland boss, 25 agosto). Road transport sha...

Watford’s new hospital facilities will transform NHS services

24 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

After reading Philip Aylett’s letter about plans by the West Hertfordshire hospitals NHS trust to build a new hospital in Watford (31 agosto), I felt it only right to stand up for the trust’s well-considered and long-...

Threat of inflation a poor argument against wage increases

22 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

I fully agree with Larry Elliott (So what’s so wrong with labour shortages driving up low wages?', 29 agosto) and take issue with your correspondent (Lettere, 30 agosto). As a former wages inspector, I well remember M...

Nuclear energy is key in fight for climate

24 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

The letter on nuclear energy (25 agosto) sadly could not be more wrong – nuclear is one of the cleanest fuels we have, and has always been so. The carbon and material footprints of nuclear – for its entire lifetime, i...

Afghanistan and the dangers of cynical isolationism

26 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Simon Jenkins is right that “moral imperialism” has long been a motivating factor in military interventions by Britain and other western nations (The west’s nation-building fantasy is to blame for the mess in Afghanis...

Nuclear energy is anything but clean

33 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Re your report (Nuclear storage plans for north of England stir up local opposition, 23 agosto), it is no surprise that ongoing discussions to choose locations for the dumping of nuclear waste are cloaked in secrecy. ...

The frill of trading lace with Antwerp

18 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

I was very interested in your editorial on Antwerp (17 agosto). I have had the opportunity to visit that fine city several times over the last 20 anni, collaborating with curators there. It is an underrated city toda...

Doctors’ refusal to participate leaves a gap in Britain’s gun control system

18 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Dal Babu is wrong to suggest that the British Association for Shooting and Conservation should not provide its members with details of fellow members who are doctors and are willing to provide medical verification for...

We’re paying the price of the UK government’s herd immunity policy

17 Visualizzazioni0 Commenti

Your report on US officials’ reaction to Boris Johnson’s initial coronavirus policy, to aim for herd immunity (Trump team thought UK officials ‘out of their minds’ aiming for herd immunity, book says, 19 agosto), conf...

« Precedente