Heidi Allen MP urges Barclays CEO to reconsider Post Office withdrawals

Heidi Allen and a cross-party group of 124 MPs have signed a letter (below) to Barclays CEO Jes Staley. They are urging him to reverse the decision to end the current arrangement with the Post Office that allows constituents to withdraw cash from their local Post Office branches. The letter was written by Chris Elmore, …

Belfast High Court rules Northern Ireland’s abortion law breaches human rights

On the 3rd of October 2019, the Belfast High Court delivered a landmark judgment which ruled Northern Ireland’s abortion law breaches the UK’s human rights commitments. A formal declaration of incompatibility has not been made due to the pending legislation that will decriminalise abortion if there is no deal to restore devolution in Northern Ireland …