Eradicate Fuel poverty

Caroline Flint visited Huddersfield CLP to address a public meeting about fuel poverty and climate change.  She outlined Labour’s energy policies which will keep us warm, save us money and combat global warming.

What Caroline had to say:

Hugh Goulbourne is one of Huddersfield’s most knowledgeable and experienced workers for sustainable energy.   He spoke about:

  • Labour’s positive record on the environment and fuel poverty
  • How smart meters will cut our fuel bills
  • How an energy efficiency programme will remove fuel poverty and save the NHS millions

Read more from Hugh:


Simon Bowens from Friends of the Earth (FoE) talked about their "Warm Homes" Campaign.

FoE has been established in the UK for over 40 years.   It is well known in the UK for its environmental campaigns.  It works  with over 60 countries  - predominantly in the Global South.   It is these communities which face  the real impacts of climate change such as hurricanes, flooding and drought. For millions of people environmental destruction is  “right here, right now”.

Find out what Simon had to say and how to get in touch with FoE:



Do you like this page?


published this page in Our campaigns 2014-11-19 15:02:15 +0000

The Labour Party will place cookies on your computer to help us make this website better.

Please read this to review the updates about which cookies we use and what information we collect on our site.

To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. Use of this site confirms your acceptance of these cookies.