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Conservative controlled NWLDC gets tough on inconsiderate dog owners

New powers mean enforcement officers in North West Leicestershire can dish out £100 fines for not carrying dog poo bags.

The Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) means that if a dog owner cannot prove they have the means of picking up their pet’s muck they will be fined £100.

Andrew Bridgen shows support for English Tourism Week

English Tourism Week 2015 has kicked off with a week long programme of events from 14 – 22 March to celebrate tourism in England. The industry-wide initiative run by the national tourist board, VisitEngland, is designed to shine a light on the importance of tourism in England.

Andrew Bridgen questions Government on prison safety

Andrew Bridgen questions the Government about the new protocol between the Prison Service, the Crown Prosecution Service and the Association of Chief Police Officers in relation to prison safety.