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Prison Reform

 

David Warburton MP Calls for Comprehensive Prison Reform During Parliamentary Debate

 

Former convict Ben Gunn supports MP’s view

that work and education are key

 

Funds for Flood Defences

 

David Warburton MP Urges Government

to Find Sufficient Funds for Flood Defences

 

Planned local flood defences suffering £1.2m shortfall

 

Harsh words fired at me over Syria vote

I'M SURE you'll have seen those disconcerting notices pinned to the kiosk in all-night garages, or adorning the walls of post offices (though not of course in Somerset) which say something like: "Our staff have the right to work without fear of violence or abuse" or "Employees have the right to be treated with consideration, dignity and respect"...

More compromises before capitulation

If you haven't read it, I would highly recommend reading the superb Better Angels of Our Nature by the Canadian cognitive scientist Steven Pinker...

Music and arts are the things we can do

IT'S not often that life presents you with that metaphorical bowl of cherries, but the other day I was asked to chair a panel discussion on 'Arts, Culture and Creativity'.