Thieves have stolen eight nearly new New Holland tractors worth almost £500,000 during a raid in Oxfordshire. Police said the tractors were stolen during the night of 20-21 May from a farm machinery dealership at Cassington, near Witney….
Economically and politically, Beijing takes advantage of asymmetric openness: we’re open to them, but they are not to us.
A Gloucestershire farmer has said quad bike theft has become an “accepted part of rural life” after her machine was stolen from a barn connected to her house. Jennie Staunton said she was frustrated with the police response after thieves…
The public recognises that the response has been more about engagement than enforcement. More police powers are not needed.
They seem no less relevant this morning than they were yesterday – and are unlikely to be answered this afternoon.
The plan he will announce tomorrow evening can’t simply be taken on trust by voters.
The greatest difficulty may prove persuading those who need help, to accept it. Plus – councils given discretion over small business funding.
The Foreign Secretary declares: “We are absolutely working to defeat those trying to exploit the situation for their own nefarious ends.”
If we don’t push back against encroaching regulation, there is a very real risk that coercive policies can – and will – overstay their welcome.
We should take inspiration from other countries which display best practice: Australia and New Zealand.
During a three-year suspended sentence they would be required to enrol on a course, undertake a community project, and participate in sport.
I’m acutely aware that in our rural communities, where we are a few weeks behind major cities, knowing someone in hospital is more rare.
The reason we will get away with it again, as we did in the banking crash, is that there is so much deflation around, inflation is not a problem.
What about the impact on domestic violence, with everyone stuck in their own homes? And on those with serious but non-life threatening health problems?
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Kids Count has just launched an important new audit, which is the precursor to a much larger study into knife crime reviewing cause and effect.
It would require some tough decisions to pay for it, decisions I am ready to take: cutting budgets on marketing, staff, and union reps.
Labour has chosen a Corbynista as its Police and Crime commissioner candidate. He won’t provide the action we need.
Legalise the mainstream ones, such as cannabis. Decriminalise the more harmful, but lesser used, ones such as heroin.
The start of a weekly series previewing the local elections being held on May 7th.
Let’s use ever-increasing intelligence – and stop the flow of dirty money out of poor countries.
We are left with a scattergun of projects, selected on old information, the best sales pitch, and political favouritism.
A candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is to be chosen on Friday.
First time young offenders need a chance of being steered away from a life of crime.
“So there’s no doubt, we are the underdog. But the point is, the Mayor’s record is so terrible it’s allowed us an opportunity.
Tightening the definition of a “hate incident” would help. Our new Attorney General has a lot of work to do if public confidence is to be restored.
Most don’t even mention knife crime. Instead they boast of endorsements from far left groups.
Tagging offenders, and the provision of work programmes, can rescue those at risk of being lost to a path from which they will find it difficult to return.
He has repeatedly shown that he is not interested in governing and making the difficult choices this entails. Instead he prefers playing to the gallery.
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