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Derby, UK
Tuesday 29 September 2020

Fat Cats get rich at the Tax Payers’ Expense

For the best part of 30 years, we’ve been sold the idea that the private sector is leaner and meaner and in all respects...

Call for transparency of candidates, councillors and public officers

My letter to the Derby Telegraph - 16th April 2015 I understand that Derbyshire County Council now insists that councillors declare membership of pressure groups, trade...

Abuse of Non-Molestation Orders

Well, we made it to press, albeit a week late. A few inaccuracies but not the hatchet job I was anticipating after nearly two...

Gale calls for Leicestershire child sex abuse inquiry to be reopened

Kids For Cash UK has been working with a victim to investigate the wide scale sexual abuse of children in care in Leicester and has quickly found links to the case...

Friar Gate Square’s hidden millions

Derby City Council paid over £3 million to Lowbridge (Derby) Ltd, the developer of the 'Copper Building' at One Friar Gate Square. A Derbyshire Independent analysis...

Petition to prosecute ministers who cause harm to vulnerable people

Please sign my petition to prosecute ministers who knowingly cause harm to vulnerable people. It is not acceptable for a Minister of the Crown to implement...

Did Derby City Council destroy paedo evidence?

In a witness statement provided to Derbyshire police, a Derby City Council manager is referenced as complaining that a council director ordered the destruction...

Lessons from the past – Jimmy Reid

Jimmy Reid, leader of the Clyde shipbuilders' lock-in in the Seventies, was a distant cousin of mine. He was also one the finest orators...

Doncaster council to be stripped of Children’s Services

17th July 2013 - PRESS STATEMENT by Kids for Cash UK: Doncaster Council is to become the first local authority to be stripped of control of...

You’re nicked!

Even when modern technology is involved, there's no substitute for old fashioned 'coppering'. As a result of information passed to Avon and Somerset police by myself...