Bristol Prison over capacity by one third

Bristol Prison over capacity by one third

The Liberal Democrats have called on the Government to end “pointless” short prison sentences, as new official figures show that Bristol Prison is over capacity by 33.33% The extent of overcrowding in prisons is revealed today in the Ministry of Justice’s latest Prison Population bulletin. I...

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Bristol could face Windrush-style scandal after Johnson votes against protecting rights of EU citizens

Bristol could face Windrush-style scandal after Johnson votes against protecting rights of EU citizens

MPs have voted on the Liberal Democrats' amendment to the Withdrawal Agreement Bill to protect the rights of EU citizens living in the UK after Brexit.The amendment (New Clause 34) would have given EU citizens the right to appeal if the Home Office refused them Settled Status under the Conservat...

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Ed Davey's New Year Message

In his New Year message, Ed Davey said: I’ve made a New Year’s Resolution. I want to show my community better than ever what liberalism means in action. So I’ll be working harder than ever in my constituency advice surgeries, helping local people with their financial problems, with their...

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