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Gove says DEFRA’s agencies ‘might be merged’, Ineos hits out over 'crazy' compliance costs, £500,000 fine for raw sewage pollution in protected park.

Gove: DEFRA’s agencies ‘might be merged’

DEFRA’s non-departmental public bodies are under review and could be merged after Brexit, environment secretary Michael Gove has told MPs. The review is part of a look at the fitness of DEFRA’s overall landscape post-Brexit and is being led by Shaun Gallagher, DEFRA’s director general for strategy delivery. MORE

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