P464 Teletext 464 Oct 4 21:31:00       ————————  ——————————————   DOES LABOUR CARE?   Friends of the Earth has welcomed Labour's pledge that there would be "no more Twyford Downs with Labour". The statement came from Shadow Transport spokesman Andrew Smith at the party conference in Blackpool. FoE challenged Mr Smith to back up his promise by confirming Labour would scrap the A36 Salisbury bypass as well as other controversial road schemes. ——————————————————————————————————1/5—— It's Your Life! 480 GET INTO THE ECO-SCENE!! p448 Events Birds News Club 440
P464 Teletext 464 Oct 4 21:54:13       ————————  ——————————————   DOES LABOUR CARE?   Labour's transport comments at this week's party conference have been given short shrift by Greenpeace. Campaigns director Chris Rose says: "We've been asking the Labour Party for years whether they'll commit themselves to cancelling certain road schemes. "They don't seem to be making binding promises, and their commitments are neither strong nor clear," he added. ——————————————————————————————————3/5—— Schools index 660 WHAT'S UP IN THE GREEN WORLD p465 Events Birds News Club 440
P464 Teletext 464 Oct 4 21:50:00       ————————  ——————————————   DOES LABOUR CARE?   Labour's stance on the environment has been broadly welcomed by FoE. Shadow front bench Environment spokesman Michael Meacher says the environment is "at the heart of our politics". FoE's Uta Bellion says: "This is the strongest speech we have heard from a front bench spokesperson for years. "But we are surprised Tony Blair hardly mentioned the environment in his speech." ——————————————————————————————————4/5—— Bamber Boozler's quiz 458 NOW AND NEXT ON TV p420 Events Birds News Club 440
P464 Teletext 464 Oct 4 21:53:01       ————————  ——————————————   DOES LABOUR CARE?   Labour responded to FoE's demand for a promise that the A36 Salisbury bypass would be scrapped with no firm pledgbs. A Labour spokeswoman said: "When we come into power we will have a review of on-going and future road plans. Then we will decide whether some of them should be suspended." FoE says it is also concerned by "damaging" road schemes in Birmingham, Bingley and south Wales, among oth—rs. ——————————————————————————————————2/5—— Join the Club! 440 THIS WEEK'S NEW MOVIES p611 Events Birds News Club 440
P464 Teletext 464 Oct 4 21:01:00       ————————  ——————————————   DOES LABOUR CARE?   Greenpeace has responded to Michael Meacher's environment speech with scepticism. Campaigns director Chris Rose says: "It was pretty uninspiring. the Labour Party doesn't really understand environmental issues, or how seriously they are taken by the electorate. "Michael Meacher said nothing new. It might as well have been written by John Gummer." ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— Fun and games on 450 NEWS HEADLINES ON ITV p300 Events Birds News Club 440