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Chorley’s Labour council spends £4,550 on exclusive hospitality for ten

Chorley's Labour council have revealed they spent £4,550 before VAT on hospitality entertaining three businesses at the Royal Horticultural Society Show in Chelsea last year.   To compare with the lives of Chorley's hardworking families, that is equivalent to a face value with VAT of £546 each.  We look at one way how they could have spent no more than £378 a little more than 2 miles away from the show. 

Police and Crime Commissioners

Police and Crime Commissioners are the democratic link between the police and the public.They are visible, public figures, elected in the most powerful way possible - at the ballot box -

The two things everyone needs to know about Sadiq Khan

There are two things everyone needs to know about Sadiq Khan: He backed Jeremy Corbyn to be Labour Leader He says he’d do it againThat’s right: Sadiq Khan backed Jeremy Corbyn to lead his Party – the man who wants to print money to fund more spending, ramp up taxes on working people

Merging of police and fire services

In his letter to the editor, the Conservative choice for Police and Crime commissioner, Andrew Pratt writes about the Police and Fire Authority workimng together.

Tonight's Evening Standard hustings - what you need to know

Will you be watching tonight’s Evening Standard London Mayoral hustings, taking place at 6.30pm?It will be on London Live (Freeview channel 8, Sky channel 117, Virgin channel 159, YouView channel 8) and you can also watch a webcast here.If you’re tweeting during the event, the hashtag is #ESHusti