It is another year…for me at least…44 of them! I don’t have any plans today, except sit and worry about my Bebe who is off in Chicago. 4,837 more words
On 8th March I submitted an #FOI request to West Yorkshire Police in relation to their declared intent to reduce the number of Police Dogs from 27 to 20. 643 more words
Today voters in 26 Wisconsin rural school districts are being asked to do what the State of Wisconsin won’t do: fully fund public education.
Gov. Walker cut aid to school districts and reduced the raising of taxes while telling the school districts to find more money by giving less salary and benefits to teachers. 241 more words
George Osborne’s proposed cap on benefit was overwhelmingly endorsed by the House of Commons yesterday by 520 votes to just twenty-two. As well as receiving support from their coalition toadies, the Liberal Democrats, the Tories could also rely on the support of the Opposition, with the Labour leadership fully supporting his plan (1). 1,089 more words
It was brought to my attention recently that the Met has sold Sunbury Cadet (in Sunbury, obviously) as part of it’s austerity measures. That left me feeling a little bit sad, not because the bricks and mortar had been sold, as one of our number commented “did Christianity collapse when they burnt churches? 497 more words