Government under pressure over COP26 sponsorship in House of Lords

Baroness Boycott and other peers have pressed the government on its approach to sponsorship of COP26 in the House of Lords, after it was revealed in The COP Files – and reported on in the Guardian last week – that oil firms had already had extensive talks with summit organisers over the last year.

You can watch Baroness Boycott’s question and the subsequent responses by clicking here.

Lord Callanan, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Conservative)