Losses of £46 million from a failing energy supply company is just one reason eople are rightly complaining about paying more in Council Tax for less in diminishing or poorly performing public services.
Having been selected as Labour’s candidate for Bristol North East he can’t provide proper focus on a community 120 miles away.
The Council set planning targets for new housing that were too low and still failed to meet them. The underlying source of the eye-watering prices is due to demand and supply.
This included visits to some of the world’s most oppressive regimes, such as Cuba, China, and Russia. The very same Council that hosted COP26 and declared a climate emergency in May 2019.
To strengthen law and order in the public realm, some reform of the legal process would be justified to protect against mob rule.
Politicians treat motorists as though their transport needs are some sort of indulgence.
In Bristol, Nottingham, and Portsmouth the result has been that Council Taxpayers’ money has gone up in smoke.
We continue our series, putting this year’s local elections under the magnifying glass, to explore changes and trends.
Investment in this infrastructure can create thousands of jobs and opportunities in new areas.
By uniting behind Johnson’s plan, and replicating the approach of these two mayors, the the environment can become a winning issue for the party.
The West of England was a narrow Conservative victory last time. It is likely to be closely fought again.
Plus: Stoke cuts bloated management. Would Thatcher have approved of £100,000 of public funds for her statue?
Their appeasement of unlawful protestors has gone unchallenged. A democratic party structure delivers checks and balances.
Most Tory MPs will be seeing large increases in the housing targets for their seats, while many Labour MPs see their local targets reduced.
While it’s important to focus on the ‘R’ rate in tackling covid, we must also balance health concerns against two other Rs – recovery versus recession.