Tag: Responsibility

A Nation Of Animal Lovers…?

Jodie Fairbrother, 40 and her husband Paul, 50, owned 4paws kennel and are thought to have imported 4,600 dogs into the UK, some of which were believed to be rabid. The so-called rescue centre was involved in importing Romanian street…

No, It’s The Magistrates Who Need Reminding Why They Exist…

A homeless forum has said the Vagrancy Act “has past (sic) its sell by date” after a man was arrested for begging and then let off by the courts. A law isn’t working? Maybe it’s because it’s not being used…

I Think The Answer’s ‘Yes’, Kevin…

  The former Scottish Nationalist MP, who has an 18-month-old child, was jailed for 18 months for embezzling more than £25,000 from pro-independence campaign groups during and after the 2014 independence referendum. During the trial, it was revealed that McGarry…

Self-Awareness Score: Nil

“Growing up, our father created numerous trivial rules, like filling the kettle up. If it was not full he would go absolutely mental for hours. He was always trying to find better ways to have control over us,” Luke, his…

Not So Positive After All…

Mitcham residents have been left reeling after users of a “multi-cultural community hub” were locked out by Merton Council. For the past seven years, community group Positive Network (PN) has operated out of the Taylor Road Day Centre, where more…

Italy Believes In Consequences…

A couple who flew to Italy for a family wedding were ‘held hostage‘ and forced to take out a €4,000 (£3528) loan when they accidentally damaged a marquee. ‘Accidentally’..? How? Their ordeal started when Jack, 24, threw sparklers over a…

Yes, It’s Definitely Not Your Parenting…

A furious mother has slammed a primary school which excluded her son after only four weeks because of his behaviour. Hmmm, let me guess, a grab-bag of ‘syndromes’ and the flavour-of-the-month affliction/excuse? Charlotte Waters, of Moulsecoomb, felt “disgusted and let…