Posts Tagged ‘gordon brown’

Cannabis Should Stay A 'Class C' Drug

The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs are expected to recommend that cannabis remain a class C drug. The BBC reported it this morning, but Drug Education News picked up some other sources that are carrying it. Steve Rolles, of the Transform Drugs Policy Foundation, said increasing jail sentences from two years to five […]

Gordon Brown's "National Security Strategy"

The Times and the BBC are carrying the story of our PM’s new strategy for dealing with major events such as terror attacks or flooding. Points of the strategy include: publishing a previously secret ‘national register of risks’ against the country increase in military support for long-term personnel and funds to help servicemen buy homes […]