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Match CAP pay­ments, then in­tro­duce a UK Sin­gle Farm Pay­ment capped at £120,000 per year; sup­port farm­ing with­out an­tibi­otics New En­vi­ron­men­tal Pro­tec­tion Act Leave Com­mon Fish­eries Pol­icy, with­draw from 1964 Lon­don con­ven­tion on fish­ing, set up Fish­eries Pro­tec­tion Force and draft new Fish­eries Bill

An­i­mals and wildlife

Triple max­i­mum jail sen­tences for animal cru­elty


Scrap HS2; up­grade ex­ist­ing main­line ser­vices Sup­port zero-emis­sions ve­hi­cles; stop diesel driv­ers be­ing pe­nalised Sup­port for ru­ral bus op­er­a­tors and smaller re­gional air­ports Stop speed cam­eras be­ing used as rev­enue-rais­ers for lo­cal author­i­ties

En­ergy and re­new­ables

Cut typ­i­cal house­hold en­ergy bills by £170 a year With­draw from Paris cli­mate agree­ment and EU Emis­sions Trad­ing Scheme; re­peal Cli­mate Change Act 2008 Re­move sub­si­dies from un­prof­itable wind and so­lar schemes Sup­port coal, nu­clear, shale gas, con­ven­tional gas, oil, so­lar and hy­dro

Small busi­nesses

Freeze In­sur­ance Premium Tax Cut busi­ness rates by 20% for small busi­nesses

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