Tag: mismanagement

And They’ll All Just Disappear….

People’s cars, that is. Overnight. Poof! Gone! Right? Parking on pavements could be banned across England under government plans to ease journeys for disabled people and parents pushing prams. Yes, I can just see people saying ‘Oh well, it was…

They Speak For You…

Oh, OK, maybe not… Don Bissell, 69, took the phone numbers of each councillor from Brighton and Hove City Council’s website. He said he had been sending texts – and emails – asking questions about the controversial lanes being installed…

Child ‘Protection’ Is Really State Servant Protection…

…the judge – who said he had never had to make such severe criticisms of the behaviour of social workers – has ruled that virtually no details of what happened may be made public. He ordered that the names of…

When Is It ‘Too Long Ago’…?

The answer seems to be “When it’s a Muslim peer and his family in the dock“: The charges against Lord Ahmed of Rotherham and two of his brothers, Mohamed Farouq and Mohammed Tariq, date back to the late 1960s and…

Then Pay Your Staff More…

A pier boss fears a planned immigration crackdown could lead to recruitment trouble for the tourism industry. So? Recruit British staff, then. Brighton Palace Pier chief executive Anne Ackord said the Government’s planned points-based immigration system will deprive businesses of…

Fail To Plan, Plan To Fail…

The shortage has come about because of restrictions placed on the main supplier, Calea, last month by the medicines and devices watchdog, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). During an inspection in June contamination was found in the…

The New Baby P…

Police officers were called to the couple’s flat just 17 days before Stanley died – when he was only one-week old – after neighbours reported them shouting. But Davies, who was not the baby’s father, claimed he had been arguing…

Ain’t That The Truth!

Man is attacked by a (probably fake) gun wielding thug on his front doorstep. And what’s the reaction from the police? Christopher has just received one further call from the police. They weren’t ringing with news of an arrest (the…