Middlesbrough-based waste haulier SB Recycling has been fined £14,400 for operating a waste facility without an environmental permit.
In a case brought by the Environment Agency (EA) Teesside … more
A 62 year-old man from the Manchester area was arrested and later bailed after Border Force officers discovered a load of 100kg of cocaine in an articulated truck at Plymouth port last month.
The … more
An Aberdeenshire-based driver has been disqualified for 12 months for creating false drivers’ hours records.
In a written decision following a public inquiry in Aberdeen in June, the TC for … more
The TCs’ report for 2013/14 showed that the total number of O-licences in circulation continued to decline, falling 4% from 80,894 in 2012/13 to 77,732.
Of these, the number of restricted … more
Zero-hours contracts have become notorious in the last twelve months with claims that thousands of employees tied to these deals are being exploited by their employers.
Bosses, particularly in the … more
Recent years have seen a number of high profile protests involving encampments on open spaces.
Examples which immediately spring to mind include the occupation of Parliament Square by anti-war … more