Tag: Public spending

What Does This Mean..?

The report from Public Health England (PHE) based on stakeholder engagement with 4,000 people found that historic racism may mean people are discriminated against when it comes to personal protective equipment (PPE)… Eh? The study said there are issues around…

Wait, Are You Sure..?

The campaigner, who runs two homeless shelter buses in Madeira Drive, Brighton, said: “The whole thing is wrong. “You put 20 to 30 people with mixed issues into one building. They’re not going to pull each other up, they’re going…

Police Intelligence

When you care more about ‘diversity’ in the police force… …than hiring people who can lie to the public effectively: Whoops! Boy, is your face red, Alicia! H/T: DearAunty via Twitter

I Think We Need Better Civil Servants…

…because this one’s less Sir Humphrey Appleby and more Private Frazer: What’s this ‘can’t’..? Aren’t we always told how wonderful the UK civil service is? We now know, thanks to YouGov’s poll of Tory party members, the full horrifying scale…

Who Cares For The Carers..?

Pamela, who’d worked night shifts with Molly at the address for over a year, broke down as she gave evidence of the events leading up to her friend’s death at the inquest. Asked how Mr Seddiki behaved when he was…

Wanting To Have Your Cake And Eat It…

Alex McCall, who is studying architecture at Newcastle University, said he was let down as he thought Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group (BHCCG) would readily help. Help with what? Freeze her eggs before she ‘transitions’ to a man. Yes.…

Government IT Failure…?

…you shock me! Surely not? The UK’s courts system is “on its knees” following a major computer outage that has lasted several days, a leading lawyers’ union has said. Legal practitioners have been unable to access court wifi or the…

Even When They Are Given It To Them On A Plate…

…they still fail at the basics of the job: Relatives of Rita Taylor, 80 – who died a few weeks after the burglary – kept tabs on the man’s movements after he stole her handbag containing a dementia tracking device.…