Budget is what it promises for Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall

A new promise from the Chancellor to continue the improvements to the A303 at Stonehenge is a “big win” for the Westcountry, said business leader Tim Jones. Jones, president of the South West Business Council, also welcomed measures to mitigate the effects of coronavirus, including a tariff holiday for small businesses. However, Rishi Sunak, the […]

Free pads and tampons in Scotland

eAn all-party alliance in the Scottish Parliament has voted for the state to supply feminine hygiene products free of charge to “everyone who needs them”. The Edinburgh Parliament approved a corresponding “Period Products” law at first reading. The initiator is a Labor MP, who was supported by women’s and social organizations and unions. The initiator […]