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Nick Bourne
Tory leader spends £1,500 on bathroom

The leader of the Welsh Conservatives, Nick Bourne, claimed £1,500 of taxpayers’ money for “essential work” on his bathroom. The details come as the Conservatives in Wales published their Assembly members’ expenses a week before the Assembly Commission releases those of all members. The funds come from an Additional Costs Allowance, which covers spending on… Read more »

Answer NRW’s call for evidence on wild bird licensing says BASC
Improvements to livestock worrying legislation welcome news for gamekeepers, says BASC

The British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has welcomed the announcement that enclosed gamebirds are to be included within enhanced livestock worrying legislation in England and Wales. Listing enclosed gamebirds and increasing police powers for dealing with incidents of livestock worrying are just two parts of a wider Animal Welfare (Kept Animals) Bill introduced… Read more »

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Glasgow East as-it-happens
Glasgow East as-it-happened

Welcome to politics.co.uk’s As-It-Happens page. Here you can keep up to date with major parliamentary debates, press conferences or news events in real time. Just hit refresh on your browser to see the latest development. This event is now over, but you can see how it happened below. Polls have opened in Glasgow East for… Read more »