Tag: Politics
29 minutes ago
sunderlandecho.com

Usworth Recreation Park pavilion to become new community centre after plans approved

Plans to convert an old park pavilion into a community centre in Washington have been given the seal of approval by c...

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about 1 hour ago
bristolpost.co.uk

Bristol MP calls on Metro Mayor to take back control of 'shambles' bus service

"Buses in our city are in a mess" - Karin Smyth MP

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about 1 hour ago
scotsman.com

Scotland's ferry scandal: SNP minister claims he has 'nothing more to add' on ferries despite dem...

Keith Brown has defended his submission to a key Holyrood committee around his involvement in the ferries fiasco desp...

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about 2 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

Rotherham pub bosses say premises will be “re-established as part of community” after allegations...

A pub which has faced allegations of drug dealing and anti-social behaviour will be “re established as a part of the ...

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about 3 hours ago
scotsman.com

Gamekeepers slam process for designating new national park in Scotland

Gamekeepers have criticised the process for designating a new national park in Scotland, insisting it is "laden with ...

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about 3 hours ago
latimes.com

Stephen Colbert's cartoon news show can be as scary as the real thing

Comedy Central continues the tradition of 'The Colbert Report' and 'The Daily Show' with 'Tooning Out the News,' a we...

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about 3 hours ago
wigantoday.net

Groundbreaking finally takes place at £135m Wigan Galleries redevelopment

Developers and the council have finally broken ground at the £135m Galleries shopping centre redevelopment scheme in ...

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about 3 hours ago
cornwalllive.com

Cornwall Council set to double council tax bills for second homeowners which could bring in £27mi...

The change could be brought in by April 2024 if legislation is approved in Parliament

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about 4 hours ago
derbyshiretimes.co.uk

New service to support Derbyshire residents during cost of living crisis

A new Government-funded council service aims to support Derbyshire residents during the cost of living crisis.

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about 5 hours ago
devonlive.com

Paignton Torbay Road closure showdown meeting as businesses say trade has 'collapsed'

'I have just had my first day in 25 years trading here when my takings were absolutely zero'

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about 6 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

MPs launch inquiry into levelling up former coalfield areas

MPs have launched an enquiry into levelling up former coalfield areas.

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about 6 hours ago
telegraph.co.uk

David Miliband hints at return to politics

David Miliband has hinted at a return to politics, as he said he was "enthusiastic about where Keir Starmer has taken...

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about 6 hours ago
peterboroughtoday.co.uk

Opening date announced for Peterborough Cathedral Square ice rink as it stays shut for fifth day

City centre rink was due to open last Friday

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about 6 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

Rough sleeper charity in Barnsley looking for new premises after being given notice to leave

The chair of a charity which helps rough sleepers in Barnsley is “devastated” after the service has been given notice...

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about 6 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

Barnsley Council’s electricity bill down thanks to LED streetlights

Barnsley Council’s electricity bill for streetlights has fallen 34 per cent since 2019, new figures show.

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about 7 hours ago
independent.ie

Kerry TD Danny Healy-Rae’s firm made €1 million profit last year

The plant-hire and civil engineering company owned by outspoken independent Kerry TD and farmer, Danny Healy-Rae enjo...

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about 7 hours ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Bilsdale Mast latest: Prime Minister Rishi Sunak given assurance over TV transmitter progress

The Prime Minister has received assurances plans to fully restore TV and radio services to swathes of the North are o...

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about 8 hours ago
plymouthherald.co.uk

MP Johnny Mercer could lose his seat as Labour predicted to win in UK Polling Report poll

The UK Polling Report currently predicts both of Plymouth's seats will be held by Labour after the next general election

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about 9 hours ago
northantstelegraph.co.uk

New Kettering drive-thru plan set for green light despite traffic fears

A decision will be made tomorrow night

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about 10 hours ago
irishmirror.ie

Social welfare Ireland: Double Christmas bonus to open to thousands more people that never got it...

The Minister will ask for the bumper week’s benefit to be paid to another category of welfare recipients that never g...

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about 11 hours ago
yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Leeds Conservative councillor suspended and placed under investigation over Facebook post

A Conservative councillor has been placed under investigation by his party amid an allegation of misconduct relating ...

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about 18 hours ago
boston.com

The latest on the squabbles inside the MassGOP

It remains unclear whether party Chairman Jim Lyons will run again to keep his seat. The post The latest on the squa...

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about 20 hours ago
scotsman.com

Scottish independence: Alister Jack reveals role of civil servants in Scotland being looked at af...

The role of civil servants in Scotland is being re-examined by the UK Government as Nicola Sturgeon faces growing pre...

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about 21 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

Mums plead for crossing near two Sheffield schools after boy is knocked down

Two Sheffield mums appealed to Sheffield City Council to take action on road safety in Birley near two primary school...

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about 22 hours ago
scotsman.com

Douglas Ross accused of 'taking to the hills' over Scottish whisky duty

Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross has been accused of “taking to the hills” after a pledge to freeze alcohol ...

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about 22 hours ago
plymouthherald.co.uk

Plymouth-born Operation Encompass child safeguarding scheme rolled out across Northern Ireland

New legislation was passed to allow Operation Encompass to be embedded in schools across whole country

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about 22 hours ago
scotsman.com

Scotland ferries scandal: Nicola Sturgeon should have known about the 'urgency' of Ferguson Marin...

Nicola Sturgeon should have been aware of the impending “crisis” around the construction of two ferries five-and-a-ha...

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about 23 hours ago
thescarboroughnews.co.uk

Multi-national firm Anglo American abandons ‘mining village’ proposal at Egton, near Whitby

A multi-national firm has abandoned plans to transform a campsite named by the AA as the region’s best into a tempora...

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about 23 hours ago
scotsman.com

Douglas Ross accused of 'taking to the hills' over whisky duty

Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross has been accused of “taking to the hills” after a pledge to freeze alcohol ...

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about 23 hours ago
scotsman.com

Indyref2: Alister Jack reveals role of civil servants in Scotland being looked at after Supreme C...

Alister Jack has revealed the role of civil servants in Scotland is being looked at after the Supreme Court verdict o...

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about 24 hours ago
scotsman.com

SNP improvements to Freedom of information laws must 'have teeth'

Ministers must ensure any expansion of freedom of information laws “have teeth” and represent “real progress”, a Labo...

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about 24 hours ago
thestar.co.uk

Complaints up by 17 per cent at Rotherham Council

Rotherham Council was the subject of 1,117 complaints last year, new figures show.

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1 day ago
devonlive.com

Paignton Crossways demolition work begins at last

160 metres of fencing has been put up around the derelict Sixties shopping centre

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1 day ago
derbyshiretimes.co.uk

Boris Johnson welcomed to Derbyshire by Tory MP – visiting Ukrainian refugees and local manufactu...

A Derbyshire Tory MP hosted a visit to the county by Boris Johnson – who met with Ukrainian refugees and manufacturer...

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1 day ago
derryjournal.com

Workers and families ‘need help now' - Derry MLA

Sinn Féin MLA Ciara Ferguson has said workers and families need an Executive now to protect them from the cost-of-liv...

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1 day ago
cornwalllive.com

Couple allowed to build their dream home near Wadebridge because the design is of 'exceptional qu...

The property would not look out of place on Grand Designs

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1 day ago
thestar.co.uk

Political leaders at Barnsley Council unite to crack down on social media abuse

Councillors from all political parties supported a campaign to crack down on social media abuse last week.

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1 day ago
irishmirror.ie

'Cash for cans' - Irish people could earn extra money for recycling cans and bottles under new sc...

Details of the scheme have moved a step closer

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1 day ago
doncasterfreepress.co.uk

Nigel Farage targeting Doncaster seats of Ed Miliband and Nick Fletcher at next election

Nigel Farage is reportedly in secret talks with Red Wall Conservatives as he plans a political comeback which could s...

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