Natural England: chair admits regulator has lost its independence from DEFRA

The outgoing chair of Natural England has told a House of Commons committee that the organisation has “lost too much freedom” and that cuts have had a “destabilising effect”, making it “very hard to run”

by Rachel Salvidge
Andrew Sells Natural England
Andrew Sells Natural England

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