Abandon the South East Plan and local Core Strategies

 

The South East plan was the previous labour governments plan to dump 654160 houses in South-east England by 2026, with each council or unitary authority being set various targets.

 

Councils are obliged to continue moving forward with their local plans until the new coalition government modifies or abandons this legal enforceable strategy.

 

The plan promotes massive over building in the south-east, with no allowances for availability of land, provision of infrastructure, loss of countryside and local opposition.

Why is this idea important?

 

The South East plan was the previous labour governments plan to dump 654160 houses in South-east England by 2026, with each council or unitary authority being set various targets.

 

Councils are obliged to continue moving forward with their local plans until the new coalition government modifies or abandons this legal enforceable strategy.

 

The plan promotes massive over building in the south-east, with no allowances for availability of land, provision of infrastructure, loss of countryside and local opposition.

Employment law – summary dismal without entitlement to a period of notice

Any employee dismissed from their post for gross misconduct or a serious criminal act should not be entitled to their full contractual period of notice. As the law stands they are entitled to their contractual period of notice or pay in leu of notice, irrespective of the circumstances of their dismissal.

Why is this idea important?

Any employee dismissed from their post for gross misconduct or a serious criminal act should not be entitled to their full contractual period of notice. As the law stands they are entitled to their contractual period of notice or pay in leu of notice, irrespective of the circumstances of their dismissal.

Company bankruptcy – make former employees and customers the primary creditors.

The former employees and customers of companies placed in receivership should have

priority when the administrators make payments with the winding-up of the company..

Why is this idea important?

The former employees and customers of companies placed in receivership should have

priority when the administrators make payments with the winding-up of the company..

Moving a body out of England or Wales – Removal Notice (form 104)

Only the coroner can give permission for a body to be moved out of England or Wales, with the issuing of a a Removal Notice (form 104), and this appears to apply to any funeral which takes place outside these boundaries.

Why is this idea important?

Only the coroner can give permission for a body to be moved out of England or Wales, with the issuing of a a Removal Notice (form 104), and this appears to apply to any funeral which takes place outside these boundaries.

Fixed penalty ticket fines on the railways

All fixed penalty tickets for traveling without a valid ticket on any railway service should be banned and the terms and conditions of the draconian National Conditions of Carriage should be altered accordingly.

Why is this idea important?

All fixed penalty tickets for traveling without a valid ticket on any railway service should be banned and the terms and conditions of the draconian National Conditions of Carriage should be altered accordingly.

Compulsory Jury service – unpaid leave of absence from employment

Under the terms of the Criminal Justice Act your employer is only obliged to release you on unpaid leave of absence to attend Jury service, whilst the Courts service is only willing to pay the first sixty pounds a day of your salary for the first two weeks of service, rising in increments after that to a maximum of two hundred and twenty pound s a day only

Why is this idea important?

Under the terms of the Criminal Justice Act your employer is only obliged to release you on unpaid leave of absence to attend Jury service, whilst the Courts service is only willing to pay the first sixty pounds a day of your salary for the first two weeks of service, rising in increments after that to a maximum of two hundred and twenty pound s a day only

Stop the Police legally exceeding the speed limit

I understand that under the current provisions of the Highway Act, a warrant carrying, on-duty Police officer  is excused the speed limit. This has led to numerous publicized incidents of officers tearing around town to collect their take away or test the latest pursuit car with no concern for the safety of the general public.

Why is this idea important?

I understand that under the current provisions of the Highway Act, a warrant carrying, on-duty Police officer  is excused the speed limit. This has led to numerous publicized incidents of officers tearing around town to collect their take away or test the latest pursuit car with no concern for the safety of the general public.