Pickles urges councils not to pour cold water on Bonfire Night celebrations

Pickles urges councils not to pour cold water on Bonfire Night celebrations

Communities secretary Eric Pickles has launched a guide designed to prevent ‘municipal killjoys’ and ‘health and safety zealots’ from spoiling Bonfire Night.

Advisors probe Universal Credit changes

Government plans to take account of surplus earnings when people return to Universal Credit are to be reviewed by an advisory committee.

Advisors probe Universal Credit changes

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