Preventing Hate Crime

  Hate crimes are crimes that are motivated by hostility on the grounds of race (including colour, nationality, ethnicity and national origin), religion, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity   It is possible for a crime to have more than one motivating factor (for example an offence may be Motivated by hostility towards the victim’s race and religion). Thus, as well as recording the overall … Continue reading Preventing Hate Crime

Full Length Interview with Poetic Unity: With Ragz-CV, Storm & Ismael

Poetic Unity is a registered charity that encourages the unification, education and personal development of young people through the art of poetry and spoken word. I spoke with the founder of Poetic Unity, Ragz-CV and two individuals involved with Poetic Unity Storm and Ismael. Here’s the full Interview: Part 1 Full Length Poetic Unity Interview https://t.co/KIzoXDHiLJ via @voxradiolambeth — John Turner (@Turner_official) April 1, 2017 Part … Continue reading Full Length Interview with Poetic Unity: With Ragz-CV, Storm & Ismael

Country 2 Country – Cowboy Culture & Country Music

Country 2 Country is a country music festival held at the O2 arena; This Festival brings southern culture and country music to the forefront with the first concert was announced in the summer of 2012 and was held in March of 2013.   Amongst a sea of cowboy hats you’re greeted at North Greenwich station by a huge billboard with Pictures of the weekends three … Continue reading Country 2 Country – Cowboy Culture & Country Music

Government cuts have hit all London councils hard, and youth services have been put on the chopping block across our city as a result.

Sadiq Khan, London Mayor, questioned by London Assembly Members on his Final  Budget 2017/18. Cuts made to youth services in London. The London Assembly has an essential role in the cities government, holding the Mayor to account and investigating matters of interest to Londoners. London Assembly examines the Mayor’s progress in key areas.   One of the most significant cuts made was to youth services. Liberal Democrat … Continue reading Government cuts have hit all London councils hard, and youth services have been put on the chopping block across our city as a result.

Little Comets: Back .. and Fourth

Little Comets Koko, London Thursday 16th March 2017 The North-East’s finest return to play a headline show at Koko in Camden to showcase their brand new album ‘Worhead’. As I roll my eyes at the support act for this evening’s performance singing about “kids in love” backed sonically by a load of synth tosh, completely lacking in any kind of bottom end or even a whiff … Continue reading Little Comets: Back .. and Fourth

Peugeot and Citroen owner Groupe PSA to acquire Vauxhall and Opel after confirming a €2.2 billion agreement from General Motors Europe

Peugeot buys Vauxhall, becoming the French car giant’s first major acquisition since acquiring Chrysler Europe. Potential job losses could happen once the acquisition is finalised. Production of several car models from Vauxhall and Opel will remain unaffected. There have been fears of Vauxhall leaving the UK following after Brexit. Groupe PSA, or better known as PSA Peugeot Citroen, has confirmed that they have agreed to … Continue reading Peugeot and Citroen owner Groupe PSA to acquire Vauxhall and Opel after confirming a €2.2 billion agreement from General Motors Europe

Mayor of London warns London business owners of £900 million business rate hike as a result of the revaluation of funds to the equivalent tax cut for the rest of the Country.

  London Assembly (Mayor’s Question Time) at the Chamber, City Hall London Mayor and other leading business firms write to Chancellor the Exchequer Philip Hammond, urging him to protect businesses from increases. London Business facing 45 per cent rise in rate in their bills this April and 7,500 businesses are expected to close down. Business rates are a property tax set by the Government based … Continue reading Mayor of London warns London business owners of £900 million business rate hike as a result of the revaluation of funds to the equivalent tax cut for the rest of the Country.