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Met Office letter to Owen Paterson, Sept 2013

08 Jul, 2014 (PDF) 157.14 KB

This is a letter sent by Met Office Chief Scientist Julia Slingo to Owen Paterson, the Environment Secretary, in September 2013, offering support and advice on climate science. It was obtained by Friends of the Earth under Freedom of Information law. The Met Office has confirmed that Mr Paterson never replied and has never been briefed by them on climate change.