The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.
As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.
Labour want to tell you they’ve released a raft of housing policies to address rising land prices in the UK. What they don’t want you to know is their plans involve a new national ‘progressive property tax’ on every home. That tax will cost you on average £374 more in tax every year.
Therese Coffey and local councillors, Graham Newman, Geoff Holdcroft and Tracey Green had a frank exchange of views with the Head of Public Affairs at Marks and Spencer, when they met in Parliament today.
2018 has proved to be yet another memorable year as we come to the end of a very busy political year particularly focussing on our departure from the European Union. It feels like little else has been happening but of course it has been.