Reverse the Decision to Scrap Analogue Radios

In its move to establish DAB as the sole platform for UK radio, the government has set the target of 2015 as the preferred date to swith off the analogue signal, thus rendering millions of analogue radios unusable in the UK. This decision, and the objective of switching off the analogue signal should be dropped.

Why is this idea important?

In its move to establish DAB as the sole platform for UK radio, the government has set the target of 2015 as the preferred date to swith off the analogue signal, thus rendering millions of analogue radios unusable in the UK. This decision, and the objective of switching off the analogue signal should be dropped.

Extradition Act 2003

The UK/US extradition treaty agreed by the last government is unfair to UK citizens. While it permits the US authorities to extradite UK citizens for crines against US law allegedly committed in the UK, no reciprocal right exists. Morevover, the US authorities are subject to a lesser burden of proof in extradition requests than the level expected of the UK authorities.

 

Why is this idea important?

The UK/US extradition treaty agreed by the last government is unfair to UK citizens. While it permits the US authorities to extradite UK citizens for crines against US law allegedly committed in the UK, no reciprocal right exists. Morevover, the US authorities are subject to a lesser burden of proof in extradition requests than the level expected of the UK authorities.