On 22 October, for the first time in years, the UK Parliament will debate legislation to legalise assisted dying for the terminally ill. Humanists UK, which campaigns for a right to die for those with terminal or incurable illnesses, fully supports the Assisted Dying Bill as a landmark step towards much-needed reform. It will be… Read more »
Leading rural organisations have reacted positively to the High Court’s dismissal of Wild Justice’s ‘speculative’ attempt to judicial review Defra’s most recent burning legislation in England. The attempted judicial review had sought to disrupt the Heather and Grass Burning (England) Regulations 2021 that bans heather burning on our most protected sites with peat of more… Read more »
Them justice secretary is reversing many of the worst elements of Chris Grayling’s reign – but powerful defenders of the status quo will come after him eventually
Crime has fallen in voters’ list of concerns just as fewer incidents are being reported. Are we entering a golden age of tranquility on Britain’s streets, or is something else going on?