News round-up: Key public services face eight years of budget cuts

    Key public services face eight years of budget cuts
    Spending on key public services will be cut by more than 16 per cent if the next Labour or Conservative government sticks to plans to protect schools, hospitals and defence budgets, according to a paper to be published today by a leading research institute.

    Read this story in The Times

    Sex offender register for life ‘breaches rights’ of rapists and paedophiles
    Three judges at the Court of Appeal in London rejected a Home Office challenge to a High Court decision won by two convicted offenders, a teenager, referred to as JF, and 51-year-old Angus Thompson.

    Read this story in The Daily Telegraph

    Class A drug use on the rise among young people
    Over half a million have taken cocaine and ecstasy in the last year but cannabis use has declined.

    Read this story in The Daily Telegraph

     

     

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