The UK Government are curtailing their 'GREEN promises'...and They (The UK Government are still blaming the previous Labour Government or The Europe Crises for their lack of vision. Their 'stiff upper lip' 'We are all in it together' rhetoric isn't washing with the people of BRITAIN.
MR Osborne doesn't give a hoot about GREEN agendas.
He has only MONEY on his mind.(he's grabbing it from everybody he can)
...a bit like Dickens' FAGAN...Got to pick a pocket or two...boys!
Perhaps we could look at this from another viewpoint?.
I was on a waiting list a few years ago for a operation, that was due about three weeks from the appointment letter. I received the letter on the Thursday, and the following Saturday morning at 10.30am I received a telephone call from the hospital, asking if I was willing to go to the hospital by lunchtime ("don't rush though"), as they had a cancellation. Apparently someone hadn't bothered to turn up, and for whatever reason was not contactable, which had left the 8.30am slot available.
Arrived just after 12.15pm, in operating theatre at 1.00pm, job done at 2.30pm, shared a cup of herbal tea with the surgeon from his flask. Taken to a bed, then asked if I would like a meal, which I declined, but given a further drink. And was on my way home by 4.30pm. Who was a happy bunny that day?.
My answer isn't serious, just fact. Something that people might forget or not appreciate at times, on how the NHS might works?.
I imagine it was because someone took the view that it was better to inconvenience one day's worth of patients and carry on as normal the next day, rather than pushing the entire NHS operating schedule back by a day, making it necessary to contact many thousands of people to tell them their operations would be a day later than scheduled.