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London: housing and children in need: the courts get tough with the Boroughs

In the past month alone no fewer than four London Boroughs have lost cases in the courts about the way they deal with people who are homeless or in need of social care. 813 more words


UK General Elections: Parties release platforms on illegal drugs

As May’s general election in the United Kingdom looms on the horizon, several of the key parties have published their platforms for narcotics use

Statements from Labour, Green, Conservative, UKIP, Liberal Democrat and Plaid Cyrmu parties reveal the parties are focusing on battling drugs use in the country if elected on 7 May. 332 more words


Man arrested in Doncaster stabbing incident

A man in Doncaster suffered serious injuries after being stabbed last week and another is in police custody.

At about 1:30 p.m. on 15 April, police were called to Dunns Dale in Maltby where they found the 23-year-old victim. 69 more words


Body discovered in Rotherham

A man’s body was discovered yesterday in Rotherham.

Detectives are investigating after the discovery on a property on Cavendish Road, Rotherham at about noon.

Police are interested in finding out the identity of a man who made an anonymous call from a phone box in College Road Masbrough. 23 more words


Sheffield Railway Station worker assaulted, verbally abused

Police are investigating after an employee at the Sheffield Railway Station was attacked and verbally abused on 17 April.

The incident occurred at 1 p.m. on the main concourse of the station where a man struck a 50-year-old man, police said… 45 more words


Man bailed in Rotherham sexual exploitation investigation

Police have arrested a man in the Rotherham area in connection to a sexual assault investigation.

The 31-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting the rape of a female under 16. 7 more words


parables v policies

It has been a year since we buried my old mum. Hers was the last local funeral performed by the Reverend Ken Parker.

How she loved Father Ken: a priest of great warmth, wit and intellect. 512 more words