GDPR has obliged companies to formalise their approach to Subject Access Requests (SARs). They must reveal information they hold or are responsible for in their supply chain, about an individual, why they hold it, and who has access to it, in response to a SAR. Organisations have one month to respond to a valid SAR. More...

As a novice beekeeper I am learning about the complex and highly collaborative nature of a bee colony, and in becoming part of a community of keepers have become aware of a foreign threat that not only could present a danger to the bees I keep, but also to the food production capability of the United Kingdom – I am referring to that pesky insect the Asian Hornet.  More...

I was talking to someone recently and they asked me whether, with the publication of the “Upgrading our energy system: Smart systems and flexibility plan” and the “Clean Growth Strategy”, there was still a need for discussions about flexibility – the direction of travel is, after all, set. It was a good question!Reflecting on it, it seems apt to quote a line from Churchill’s 1942 speech following victory in the second battle of El Alamein, “Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.”  More...

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