Herald column December 8th 2016

Last week we held the 10th debate in the space of a year in the Commons on the subject of Women Against State Pension Inequality or the WASPI campaign as it is better known.

Southern strikes – Not about safety

Letter from Paul Plummer, Chief Executive of the Rail Delivery Group, and Gordon Wakeford, Chairman of the Rail Industry Association

I thought you would be interested to read the statement made by the Rail Delivery Group on Southern strike action, which is copied below.  

Ofcom plans for a full-fibre future

Ofcom has today published initial plans on how to make it easier and cheaper for companies to build ultrafast, ‘full-fibre’ broadband networks directly to UK homes and offices using BT’s existing telegraph poles and ‘ducts’ – the small, underground tunnels that carry telecoms cables.