Falling through the cracks: The people failed by the govt's covid support schemes

Falling through the cracks: The people failed by the government's covid support schemes

How a complex net of barriers stops the help getting through to those who most need it.

Cumming is bringing us closer to a zero-trust society

Cummings is bringing us closer to a zero-trust society

Winning isn't just about elections. It's about being able to govern.

The death of privacy: What happens to the covid-tracing apps after the virus?

The death of privacy: What happens to the covid-tracing apps after the virus?

How contact-tracing technology can act as a Trojan horse for surveillance mechanisms

Cummings arrives at Downing Street on Wednesday, during an intense week of media coverage.

Week in Review: Cummings killed the lock-down

A moment of bitter farce in the wake of tragedy.

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'He dragged Labour back to its roots' - BFAWU pays tribute to Jeremy Corbyn

He dragged Labour back to its roots, increased its membership and found a strong audience with Trade Unions. The BFAWU's Ian Hodson pays tribute to outgoing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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Rebecca Long-Bailey should be the next Labour leader

This Labour leadership election ought to be a battle for ideas and how we challenge a political and financial establishment that has had the system rigged in their favour for far too long.

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Planning for people

The English planning system is under review. This video explains the issues and loopholes that lie in the current (and proposed) planning policy. It describes how we’d like to shape it to work for local people and the countryside, rather than to profit developers. Find out more at www.cpre.org.uk/planningforpeople

Planning for People

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  • "Ten transactions were registered in April"

    Call to consider property tax refund extension to include lockdown purchases

    The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has said the Scottish Government should consider widening access to a temporary scheme extending the time available to claim a refund of its property tax surcharge to include transactions that have taken place during the Coronavirus lockdown.

  • "LITRG has been contacted by people confused about this distinction"

    COVID-19 grant warning for new limited companies

    The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is warning owners of newly formed limited companies that it is unlikely they are eligible for the Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant – even if HMRC contact them and the eligibility checker says they may qualify

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