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Relaxation of planning rules

In a move that risks igniting rows between neighbours over unsightly developments families will be able to add an extra two floors to their homes without having to get full planning permission. Homeowners will be able to pursue a fast-track approval process to build upwards, pushing through new schemes in...

BA steward loses harassment claim

An employee of British Airways has lost his claim for sexual harassment after a tribunal heard that there were “a lot of relationships” amongst staff. At the hearing in Watford, Herts, Mr Bartek Wytrzyszczewski said that an unnamed colleague, referred to as Mr X, contacted him on gay dating app...

European countries plan a loosening of their lockdowns

As of the 27th April it has been reported that the French Government is unveiling plans to lift their current lockdown restrictions. Whilst there is reported objections from parents who oppose the reopening of schools and opposition for rail unions the French President is looking to essentially begin reopening the...

St Helens Coronavirus advice

This is clearly a difficult time for all in the UK as the global pandemic has taken hold and lockdown has ensued. As such we have taken the time to review the guidance provided by both the NHS, and the Government, and provided the summary, below. The NHS state that...

Royal Mail Sued After Dog Bite

A postwoman is suing Royal Mail for £50,000 after losing part of her finger during her delivery round.  Clare Offord, 41 was covering a colleague’s round in Romford, east London, when she lost part of her finger after being bitten by a dog. She claims she was not warned about...