Author Archives: AndrewJames

For the Fallen

Solemn the drums thrill: Death August and Royal Sings sorrow up into immortal spheres. There is music in the midst of desolation And a glory that shines upon our tears. They went with songs to the battle, they were young, … Continue reading

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We Will Remember Them

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Fake Remembrance Merchandise Seized by Border Force

Border Force officers have seized fake poppy branded jewellery, key rings and scarves estimated to be worth approximately £150,000. The goods, some of which were also branded with the words ‘Lest we Forget’, were later confirmed to have infringed the … Continue reading

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Meet the Mercian Ward Councillors on Saturday

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Call for Women to Get Life-Saving Smear Test

Public Health England (PHE) has issued a fresh appeal to young women to take up the invitation of a cervical cancer test as new figures published today show a fall in the number of 25 to 29-year-old women being tested. … Continue reading

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Views Sought on Reward and Return Schemes for Drinks Containers

The Government today invited views on how reward and return schemes for drinks containers could work in England by issuing a call for evidence. More than eight million tonnes of plastic are discarded into the world’s oceans each year, putting marine wildlife … Continue reading

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Tyre Safety Blitz to Drive down Road Incidents

Highways England is marking the end of Tyre Safety Month by revealing a series of initiatives it is developing or already delivering to help drive down the number of people killed and injured on the country’s motorways and major A … Continue reading

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