US President

Houses of Parliament

Last week Barack Obama travelled to the UK on his last official visit in his role as US president. I was honoured to meet him on a previous state visit and I think he has been a good President. However, whilst I support Mr Obama’s right to express an opinion…

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St George’s Day

Dartford Town Centre today

This weekend people in Dartford and throughout England will be celebrating St George’s Day. In Dartford, this is always one of the biggest dates for celebration in our calendar with many organisations, including the Borough Council, joining together to ensure this annual event is marked in style. It is hoped…

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Dangerous Dogs


This week marks the 25th anniversary of the introduction of the Dangerous Dog Act which was rushed through following a number of high profile attacks by dangerous dogs.  It was thought that bringing in tight controls on certain types of dogs, including Pit Bull Terriers and Japanese Tosas, would lead to…

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