Windsor’s council leader said he wanted the town’s “rough sleeping epidemic” dealt with before the royal wedding.
Image copyright Getty Images Edinburgh councillors have hit the headlines by reviving plans to introduce a tourism tax for the city. The local authority is drawing up proposals which could involve tourists paying a “transient visitor levy”, otherwise known as an occupancy or bed tax, for hotel stays. It argues a levy is needed to […]
Image copyright Google Image caption The building, seen here before the conversion work began, where the mosque has been built The first mosque to be built in the Western Isles has opened ahead of the beginning of Ramadan. A semi-derelict store building in Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis has been converted into the place […]
Image copyright Family photo Image caption Joanne Rand died of her injuries 11 days after the incident on 3 June A woman was fatally splashed with acid after visiting her daughter’s grave when she unwittingly got caught up in an argument, a court heard. Joanne Rand died 11 days after being splashed while sitting on […]