Local News: Protection for Birds of Prey

North Yorkshire Police has just launched Operation Owl in a bid to cut the number of attacks on raptors - including owls, kites, buzzards and hawks - in the county. Areas such as Wharfedale and the Washburn Valley have seen birds persecuted in areas managed for grouse shooting in particular. http://www.wharfedaleobserver.co.uk/news/16032583.wharfedale-residents-urged-to-back-crackdown-on-birds-of-prey-persecution/


Brexit: Davis Seeks to Reassure

David Davis has told Austrian business leaders that the UK will not become a dystopian world similar to that of the Mad Max films - sounds great doesn't it? Most Remainers feel that's it going to be more like The Hunger Games anyway. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-43120277

Labour Party: Live Video Chat with Andrew Gwynne MP

At 7pm on Monday 19th February 2018 hundreds of members will be speaking live to one of the people responsible for shaping Labour's election campaign last summer — Andrew Gwynne MP. You can tune from wherever you are. Andrew worked side-by-side with Jeremy Corbyn in last summer's general election campaign, making sure that we even … Continue reading Labour Party: Live Video Chat with Andrew Gwynne MP

By Elections: 15/02/2018

13 by elections last night so a lot to go through. In total we had Armthorpe (Doncaster): Labour HOLD Grassmoor (NE Derbs): Labour HOLD (vote share reduced by 10%) Higham Ferrers (Northants): Tories HOLD Holgate (York): Labour HOLD Dawlish Central & NE (Teignbridge): Lib Dem GAIN from Tories Carterton South (West Oxfordshire): Tories HOLD Morecambe … Continue reading By Elections: 15/02/2018