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BASC respond to the England Deer Strategy

Following the publication of the England Deer Management Strategy, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) head of deer management Martin Edwards said: “The government’s commitment to tackling the growing deer population in the UK is commendable. However, it will only succeed if it has the support of every deer manager, the majority of… Read more »

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Northern Ireland Police Service declares Firearms and Explosives Branch “critical incident”

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) has declared a “critical incident” due to protracted backlogs of applications within its firearms licensing department.  A critical incident is defined as “Any incident where the effectiveness of the police response is likely to have a significant impact on the confidence of the victim, their family or the community”. The… Read more »

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Johnson and Paddick could scrap C-charge extension
Livingstone rivals pledge to scrap western C-charge

The western congestion charge zone will be abolished if Ken Livingstone loses the London mayoral elections in May. Both Boris Johnson and Brian Paddick have said they would stop charging drivers to enter the area encompassing Kensington and Notting Hill if elected mayor of London. Critics claim extending the congestion charge has dramatically increased the… Read more »

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The DfT has been criticised for missing targets on emissions and public transport use
DfT failing to meet targets

The Department for Transport (DfT) has been sharply criticised for missing targets on emissions and public transport use. The House of Commons transport select committee described the DfT’s performance as a “terrible picture of failure” in its annual report on the ministry. Five of the DfT’s seven public sector agreements were missed, with two congestion… Read more »