Local authorities will have to sell 'high-value' council homes when they become vacant Government should pay for Right to Buy scheme, says committee criticising ‘levy’

Local authorities will have to sell 'high-value' council homes when they become vacant The Government is relying on an "extremely questionable" model to fund its flagship Right to Buy sell-off of housing association homes in England, a parliamentary committee warned. Read Full Story

 

Pulling the plug without warning on a competition for technology to cut climate emissions from power stations 'has damaged investment in the UK' Government warned after pulling plug on emissions technology development scheme

Pulling the plug without warning on a competition for technology to cut climate emissions from power stations 'has damaged investment in the UK' Pulling the plug without warning on a £1 billion competition for technology to cut climate emissions from power stations has damaged investment in the UK, MPs have warned. Read Full Story

 

Malcolm Webster was jailed for a minimum of 30 years for murdering Claire Morris in a planned crash in Aberdeenshire in 1994 Malcolm Webster: Man who murdered wife in staged car accident loses High Court appeal

Malcolm Webster was jailed for a minimum of 30 years for murdering Claire Morris in a planned crash in Aberdeenshire in 1994 A man who murdered his wife in a staged car accident and tried to kill his second in a copycat crash has lost a bid to have his conviction referred back to the High Court. Read Full Story