Last Weeks Top Ten 30th July

An interesting week, indeed! Labour MP Sarah Champion who quit Jeremy Corbyn’s front bench last month ‘unresigns’ Rewriting history no, just making it clearer. Stitch-up at Wentworth & Dearne Constituency Labour Party Rotherham child sex abuse scandal used by Government … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn tours Yorkshire in leadership campaign with £500bn investment pledge

THE SECOND Labour leadership contest in just 12 months has arrived in Yorkshire as both Jeremy Corbyn and challenger Owen Smith tour the region. Mr Corbyn addresses supporters in York this evening, and will travel to Hull and Leeds on … Continue reading

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Anger at campaigners’ call to scrap “vanity” high speed rail project

A CAMPAIGN group’s call to scrap the HS2 high speed rail project has provoked a furious backlash from the Yorkshire business community. The Taxpayers’ Alliance has today published a new report warning that the cost of HS2 is soaring and … Continue reading

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Rewriting history no, just making it clearer.

I just have one Jay (OBE) report , which is based on 66 test cases, and the forecast is a conservative estimate of 1400 children. JT was Director of Children’s services for arguments sake for around half of that time … Continue reading

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New anti-HS2 groups to be created to battle revised route

New anti-HS2 campaign groups are set to be created across South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire following the high-speed train line route being revised. Dozens of people from areas on the planned new route attended a meeting arranged by the Killamarsh … Continue reading

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South Yorkshire’s chief constable ‘should be sacked’

Calls have been made for South Yorkshire Police’s chief constable to be fired after it emerged he was not facing dismissal for misconduct. David Crompton was suspended after the Hillsborough Inquests due to “eroding trust and confidence” in the force. … Continue reading

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Labour leadership: Ruling on Corbyn ballot challenge

A judge will rule later on whether Labour’s decision to allow Jeremy Corbyn to automatically stand for re-election as leader was lawful or not. Labour donor and ex-parliamentary candidate Michael Foster is challenging Mr Corbyn’s inclusion without having had to … Continue reading

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