The Nottingham Common Purpose Effect

Less than two months following publication of the Jay report into Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotherham we learned that Nottinghamshire County Council and Nottingham City Council have both ordered an urgent investigation into historical allegations of child abuse in care homes across the area.

Rotten to the Core

In addition to the operation of the Common Purpose Effect in Rotherham MBC and Nottingham Councils are there any additional shared characteristics that link these Public Bodies together? UK Column research teams believe that the answer to this question is a loud yes!

Magna Carta Vs Human Rights

What is the argument over Human Rights in the UK all about, and why is Magna Carta being used to justify David Cameron’s drive for a “New British Bill of Rights”?

Mike Robinson discusses why it is that getting rid of European Human Rights legislation is a very good thing, and why replacing it with a so-called New British Bill of Rights is a very bad thing.