The criteria for new schools have been squeezed too much – children who deserve the chance of a great education are missing out as a result.
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They enhance policing capacity. I am also proud that we are recruiting 210 more police officers onto the front line.
He is an admirably English candidate, a sensitive and prudent man who can be relied on to behave like an officer and a gentleman.
Just as high performing and well-led schools were allowed to convert to being academies, good local councils should have the chance of financial independence.
Staying on would be a tragedy for the Conservative Party, which could very well cease to be viable as a party of government.
Roy Perry: In Hampshire we offer a Council Tax amongst the lowest in the country with services amongst the best.
For the future, more unitary authorities could be a good solution to funding pressures – but not if it means subdividing efficiently-run counties.
Net gains for the Conservatives in England 319 seats, net Labour losses 142, net UKIP loses 137, net Lib Dem losses 28.
Our innovative approach has improved services while the Council Tax is the second lowest of any county in the country.
I don’t want to shout from the sidelines. I want to be actively involved in the decision making process.
Modern technology and training are needed for effective policing.