It has, without consultation or a change in the law, slammed shut the principal way that investigating corruption of the register may be properly conducted.
In Birmingham, the Labour council is adamant about introducing its hated Congestion Charge; which will hit the poorest the hardest.
A global approach to quite different challenges has failed. A long-term decline in specialised teaching skills must be reversed.
The Lib Dems lost a seat to an independent in Cornwall. Labour held a seat in Croydon.
Regulations should be applied lightly and Business Rates cut. Improving transport links must be championed.
A string of bicycle thefts could be a coordinated plan, with those stealing the bikes paid with a small amount of Class A drugs.
The Council and local charities work together to defeat loneliness and social isolation
So much of the role is apolitical. Arts projects for schools. Honouring local heroes. Planting flowers and removing weeds.
It is rural England that forms the bedrock of Conservatism. But we must not take its support for granted.
The Conservatives gained a seat from Labour in Worcestershire. The Conservatives also held a seat in Windsor and Maidenhead.
Labour claims to be concerned about what they call “voter suppression.” They should sort out their own Party.
Ever greater state funding is being followed by ever greater statism in political thought – and the decline of independent thought.
Residents want low taxes and regular bin collections, not big PR budgets and regular spin.
A feminist account declares that judges “decide our laws”. There is no mention of parliament.
I am determined to refocus the conversation: to how we bring crime levels down; and build the homes we desperately need.