What does “vote blue for green” mean?

Gregory Barker is the Conservative’s shadow environment minister and has been in this post since late 2005. With the Labour Government at an all time low in the opinion polls and the Prime Minister ,Gordon Brown, seeming to have lost the nation’s confidence, it seems likely that Mr Barker will be the environment minister when the next government is formed.

He will have a hard job in light of the state of the economy and our lack of an energy policy. Now is the time to do his basic thinking and to formulate his policies. Continue reading