Welsh and Scottish green ministers confirmed
Scottish first minister Alex Salmond has announced that Richard Lochhead is to retain responsibility for environmental affairs in his new cabinet.Lochhead, who was appointed cabinet secretary for rural affairs and the environment in May 2007, will return to his post after it has been formally approved by the Scottish Parliament. He is sure to h
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