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  • 17,000 convicts on short sentences reoffend

    Three in five ex-prisoners handed short sentences went on to commit another crime within a year of release, according to new figures. Ministry of Justice statistics show 57.5% of those on short sentences reoffended within 12 months, with 2,000 of the total 17,000 short sentence reoffenders going on to carry out violent c...

Civil Liberties & Counter Terrorism

Downing Street: New funding and powers to tackle abuses in the charity sector

Downing Street press release An additional £8 million of funding to boost the Charity Commission's ability to tackle abuse, including the use of funds for extremis...

Emergency Services

Graham Stuart: We will press Nicky Morgan to ensure academy oversight

After pointing out that views expressed in today's Education Committee-commissioned report on academy schools were those of the authors and not his committee, Graham...

Equality

George Osborne: Govt is removing barriers for women in work

George Osborne said the Government was committed to encouraging more women to get into work. “We want to remove the barriers that exist to women who want to work ...

Immigration

Grant Shapps: Tories have achieved impossible on EU before

Grant Shapps brushed off a warning from Jose Manuel Barroso, the president of the European Commission, that any attempt to impose an “arbitrary cap” on EU immigratio...

Law, Justice & Prisons

Home Affairs Committee: Police, the media, and high-profile criminal investigations

Home Affairs Committee press release The Home Affairs Committee of the House of Commons has today published its report, Police, the media, and high-profile crimina...

Science & Technology

Treasury: Chancellor announces £150 million for clinical research infrastructure

Treasury press release The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, today announced a £150 million investment in the UK’s clinical research infrastructure. Th...

Social Issues

NASUWT: Shameful record on child poverty

NASUWT press release Responding to the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission's second annual State of the Nation report, Chris Keates, General Secretary of...

Voluntary Sector

Downing Street: New funding and powers to tackle abuses in the charity sector

Downing Street press release An additional £8 million of funding to boost the Charity Commission's ability to tackle abuse, including the use of funds for extremis...

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