Daily Archives: 15/01/2014

Staffordshire’s Cars Behind Bars to Continue in 2014

A crackdown on car insurance dodgers in Staffordshire will continue apace in 2014, with the total of vehicles seized now passing 1,250. Cars Behind Bars was instigated by Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis and has proved very popular with … Continue reading

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Community Safety Event Set for Tamworth Town Centre

Residents, workers and shoppers in Tamworth are being invited to meet the people who help to keep them safe – and to tell them what is most important. Tamworth’s Local Policing Commander, Chief Inspector Donna Gibbs, has organised the community … Continue reading

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Government Departments Told to Stop Using Costly 0845 and 0870 Numbers

Government departments have been ordered to stop using higher-rate phone lines as the contact for key services. Cabinet Office guidance states it is “inappropriate” to pay high charges for such services – “particularly for vulnerable and low-income groups” and Departments … Continue reading

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