The previously centralised direction of spending was unimaginative and bureaucratic. Funding went into leisure courses.
Posts Tagged: Young People
Volunteer Police Cadets will be in every part of the county by the end of this year – there were none when I was elected in 2016.
Iain Mansfield: Brexit by October 31. Stop using the Left’s language. And stand for skilled workers. Essentials for our next Prime Minister.
Which candidate can devise and push through the policies needed to unite the Tory shires with the Leave voters of the north?
Britain Beyond Brexit, a New Conservative Vision for a New Generation, is published today by the CPS.
There are clearly dangers in accepting the terms set out by green activists – who essentially argue that we can only protect the environment by slowing growth.
It would be easy to complain about unrealistic Labour promises, or hope people will naturally switch allegiance as they age, but neither approach is good enough.
These opportunities and options should start far earlier in children’s lives, enabling a twin-track of skills training.
Chris Skidmore: Military personnel, veterans and their families deserve better access to Higher Education
We are providing funding to help service leavers to go to university, and scholarships for the children of those killed on duty.
Rachel Wolf: Brexit agonies? Twitter pile-ons? Fanatical protesters? Put them in perspective. For all our troubles, we’re happier than ever.
Occasionally, though, we need to recognise warning signs – and they is in those areas where politicians’ control and the peoples’ attitudes truly overlap.
The evidence suggests it would be a damaging mistake, but Labour is pressing on regardless.
The Home Secretary says that he worries the streets are not safe for his own teenage children.
Onward’s excellent report poses some tough questions and choices. The dilemma which the 2017 election manifesto tried to confront has not gone away.
It’s also more pronounced than for Leave-Remain. We are about to see a disproportionately Tory cohort succeeded by a disproportionately Labour one.
I’m naturally wary of the state interfering unnecessarily, but at minimum it is important to ascertain their whereabouts and that they really are being educated.
“We are taking a public health approach…This Summit is our next step in ensuring we do tackle serious youth violence.”