Tag: Responsibility

Oh, Really? And Yet…

Families should stop eating meat on a daily basis, MPs warn today. Pork, lamb and beef should be ‘occasional’ indulgences rather than dinner-table staples. Hmmm. Let’s take a look at the HoC menu, shall we? Well, I got to Tuesday…

Outsourcing Enforcement…

Three cheers for the Black Horse Pub: … when hundreds of people enjoyed a fun day after a 5km walk to raise money for the Chartwell Cancer Trust. Among the revellers helping to pay for staff who work at the…

But They Should Be Easy To Trace!

RSPCA Inspector Steven Craddock said: “We believe they were dumped around teatime on April 22. “If anyone saw a vehicle or horse box in that lane around that time and took a note of the registration number we would like…

The Tyranny Of The Majority?

Residents have accused the city council of “insensitivity” – by allowing dogs or cats to be kept in their supported block of flats. Errr…. Usually, it’s seen as ‘insensitive’ not to allow them to keep a pet, isn’t it? Gilton…

This Is What Insurance Is For!

A man who has had five dogs stolen in just over a year has called for council dog warden procedures to be overhauled. Steve Jones from Compton, Berkshire, said he was charged hundreds of pounds after some of his dogs…

Rules Is Rules, Know What I Mean?

School uniform regulations are always good for a post or two, and often get a good old ding-dong going in the comments between the ‘cherish your individuality!’ crown and the ‘we need standards!’ crowd. Personally, I favour the latter. But…