union for life

Taunton Deane

Taunton Deane

Major employers

UK Hydrographic Office, EDF Energy, BT

Questions

  1. How will you ensure that key, cross-border industries – including energy, telecoms, broadcasting, nuclear, science and aviation – can prosper outside the single market?
  2. Will you lift the arbitrary and unsustainable cap on public sector pay, guarantee that public service workers’ pay will at least keep pace with inflation in each year of the parliament, and commission an independent review of pay in the civil service and wider public sector?
  3. Will you guarantee continued access to European science funding streams and collaborative projects and freedom of movement for relevant STEM workers?
  4. Will you publish a coherent long-term policy framework to secure the investment necessary to deliver secure, sustainable and affordable energy in the UK?

Candidates’ responses

Rebecca Pow (Conservative)

Response awaited

Martin Jevon (Labour)

Response awaited

Gideon Amos (Lib Dem)

Response awaited