This a small change in practice, but, it is a difference which will change lives, reduce crime and help stop the merry-go-round in our prison estates.
Fraud Awareness Week is a chance to reflect on the huge costs such crimes impose on British business.
It is not fair to have parallel immigration systems – with those applying fairly sitting in a long queue that never moves forward, while others arrive under the steam of criminal gangs.
Apprenticeships aren’t always reaching the 16 to 18 year-olds who need them most
Government needs to work with the grain of local opinion to avoid backlashes such as those against Low Traffic Neighbourhoods.
The Business Secretary is right to reject calls to let this debate kick off all over again.
New research today by WPI Strategy categorically proves that the business rates burden is highest in northern towns such as Barrow and Leigh.
We should be aggressively backing UK manufacturing, science and green tech as a key plank of our recovery.
Here are my suggestions to ministers of five things they must focus on to truly bear down on the challenge that the volume of crime in our times presents.