SASIG September Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights Hot on the tail of the bumper summer Newsletter comes September’s. Parliamentary business was dominated by Brexit and the decision to prorogue and then re-open parliamentary sittings.  The main item of transport business was the collapse...

SASIG Summer Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights This version of the Newsletter comes as a ‘quarterly’ edition combining the busy period in the run up to the SASIG House of Commons reception on 10thJuly and the typically much quieter period over the summer holiday period when Parliament is in...

SASIG May Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights The Whitsun recess means there is relatively little Parliamentary news this month, but the ‘Climate Emergency’ protests, which successfully raised climate change as a political issue again, have filtered their way through into news stories about...

SASIG April Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights A late Easter, Parliament’s focus on Brexit, the ultimate decision to substantially delay the date for leaving the EU and the knock-on impact of that for the Aviation 2050 White Paper timetable, all made for a slow month in terms of aviation policy...

SASIG March Newsletter

Editor’s Highlights As anyone who watches the news will appreciate, Brexit is dominating the UK’s political life at the moment, to the detriment of all other aspects of Government. DfT like many other Whitehall Departments has 50% of its staff assigned to Brexit...