With seven of their nine seats in England now held with majorities of less than eight per cent of the vote, the next election offers a chance to take them out for good.
Plus: Unemployment is down. Productivity is up. Wages are up. Despite Brexit. Despite Brexit. Despite Brexit…
We won’t tackle the problem until prisoners have something better to do with their time than smoke themselves into another world.
It is not so much like a parent or a nanny as a brother. Not Big Brother, to be sure, but Little Brother – to be treated both with sibling rivalry and understated love.
Support and enforcement must run hand in hand to make our communities safer.
The problem is growing without society really noticing, in the same way that crack cocaine swept across the USA in the mid-1980s.
Crucially, he has enhanced the role of our state without falling into the trap of just extending it.
In Dyfed-Powys, they have cut top salaries and commissioned specialists to improve results.
The first speech by a Prime Minister in over 20 years dedicated solely to prisons sets out the Government’s reform agenda.
In the areas of serious organised crime, counter-terrorism, money laundering and drugs and people trafficking, there is hugely fruitful EU-wide cooperation.
The Psychoactive Substances Bill is properly intended to outlaw dangerous substances. But it will also wrongly affect this benign sex aid.
A model from abroad about how to deal with sugar problems without taxing it.
Gove’s drive for better treatment and rehabilitation offers another opportunity for radical Conservative reform.
A former Conservative Parliamentary Candidate goes to find out what the anti-Tory protesters at the party’s annual conference really have to say for themselves.
“We accept that drugs are risky, but there are lots of things in society that are risky… but we don’t stop people doing those. We let people make informed decisions.”