Task force to make Bucks CC tackle failures in child services comes months too late

News that the Coalition is sending in a social care task force in the wake of a damning Ofsted report into Bucks CC’s Children’s Services shows the lack of faith the government has in measures taken by Council Leader Martin Tett. Labour’s prospective parliamentary candidate in Chesham and Amersham, Ben Davies, said: “I’m relieved the Tory-led coalition has Read more about Task force to make Bucks CC tackle failures in child services comes months too late[…]

Chesham and Amersham Labour Party choose ex-political journalist as candidate for 2015 General Election

Chesham and Amersham Labour Party has selected its candidate for the 2015 general election picking Great Missenden resident Ben Davies. Mr Davies, a former BBC journalist who now works in the global NGO sector, said: “It’s a huge honour to represent this seat as the Labour candidate. We’ll be fighting an energetic campaign focusing on Read more about Chesham and Amersham Labour Party choose ex-political journalist as candidate for 2015 General Election[…]

From Justice to McJustice

This week you can read an article on the changes to legal aid on the Progress site From Justice to McJustice by Tim Starkey, 2012’s Labour candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner in Thames Valley. He also talked to the Bucks Free Press about the Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner Anthony Stansfeld’s plans “Mr Starkey Read more about From Justice to McJustice[…]