Tag Archives: The Guardian

CPS weighs prosecution of far-right activist on eve of legal challenge

Campaign Against Antisemitism challenges CPS decision not to charge Jeremy Bedford-Turner <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Far-right activist Jeremy Bedford-Turner. Photograph: YouTube The Crown Prosecution Service is reconsidering whether to prosecute a far-right activist for alleged antisemitism on the eve of a highly unusual legal challenge to its decision to let the case drop. Government lawyers were due at the ...

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EU students told health insurance 'just a technicality', after German woman threatened with removal

Reassurance comes after German woman was told she could be removed if she could not show insurance documents <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> PhD student Andrea Blendl in Kirkwall, Orkney. Photograph: Tom O’Brien The Home Office has insisted it will not deport EU students if they do not have private healthcare, despite the fact that a German PhD student was ...

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Headteachers write to parents over school funding and job cuts

Families urged to lobby MPs to fight controversial new plans that will see London and other urban areas lose out <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Schools in London and other urban areas are set to lose out to rural and coastal towns. Photograph: Gideon Mendel/Corbis/Getty Headteachers are writing to parents highlighting the budget crisis facing their schools and warning that ...

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Theresa May heads for battle with Tory MPs over Brexit bill

No 10 will seek to overturn amendment passed by Lords to give parliament veto as Heseltine is sacked as government adviser <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Michael Heseltine, one of those who led the rebellion, later told PA that he had lost his job as a government adviser. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images Theresa May is heading for a fresh battle with ...

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Hammond faces Tory pressure to put more tax revenues into public services

Chancellor faces pressure from MPs to ease strain on NHS, social care and education, with some Tories saying raising taxes could be an option <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Health funding has been a hot topic in the run up to this year’s budget. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Philip Hammond is facing growing pressure from within the Conservative party to plough ...

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