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  • Three teenagers convicted of murder and GBH ukcri.me/61516
    Three teenagers who fatally stabbed a young man in an unprovoked attack in Harlesden have been convicted of his murder.T-Shai Ennis, 19 (30.06.95) of Chadwick Road, Langley, Idris Daud, 19 (26.03.95), of Anton Place, Wembley and Ayman Koshin, 18 (08.01.97), of Summers Close, Wembley, were found guilty at the Old […]
  • An apology from the Met Police ukcri.me/61514
    On the 24 October 2014 the MPS issued a press release headed “Burka wearing duo jailed for robbery”.Between October and December 2014 we also published a copy of this press release on our website.The press release stated that a Mr Aneel Khan of Gloucester Road, Kingston upon Thames was one […]
  • Superhero officers Sgt Ricky Passam and Inspector Matt Snow face greatest challenge of their lives ukcri.me/61511
    Two police officers have launched themselves into gruelling training regimes in preparation for the greatest challenge of their lives – a 155-mile run in the scorching heat of the Sahara Desert. Sgt Ricky Passam and Inspector Matt Snow are under no illusions about the enormity of the challenge they’ve taken on.The race […]
  • Armel Omar and Meshach Downer charged after stabbing in Luton ukcri.me/61509
    Two men have been charged after a man was stabbed in Luton on Sunday morning (29 March).The incident is alleged to have happened at approximately 6am in George Street.The man’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.Armel Omar, 21, and Meshach Downer, 20, both of Strathmore Walk, Luton, have been […]
  • Man charged following East Ham murder ukcri.me/61504
    Detectives investigating the murder of a 57-year-old man in Newham have charged a man with his murder.Bartosz Rejmanski, 26, of Compton Avenue, E6 has been charged with murder and has been remanded in custody to appear at Thames Magistrates Court on Monday, 30 March....View full article on Crime and Justice […]
  • Man found critical with burns in Hackney named as police appeal for information ukcri.me/61497
      Police in Hackney are urging the public to assist them as they attempt to find out how a man found in the street came to suffer burn injuries.Bilel Ayadi, 34, was found suffering burns to his torso and neck in Woodberry Grove, N4 just after 23:00hrs on Monday, 23 […]
  • Bournemouth murder victim named, man charged ukcri.me/61494
    At 3.26pm on Wednesday 25 March 2015, police found the body of 41-year-old Sarah Pollock in her flat in Avon Close in the Springbourne area after concerns were raised that she had not arrived at work as expected.On Friday, a post mortem found she had died due to strangulation and […]
  • Man arrested on suspicion of murder after man found dead ukcri.me/61491
    A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following a death in East Ham.Police were called by London Ambulance Service at around 19:20hrs on Saturday, 28 March, to a report of a seriously injured man at a house in Compton Avenue, E6.A man, believed to be aged in his […]
  • Man sentenced for drug and possession of indecent images offences ukcri.me/61488
    A man has been sentenced to over four years in prison and been ordered to sign the sex offenders register for 10 years for possession with intent to supply Amphetamine (Class B) and possession of indecent images.Michael Shaw (09/08/1968) of Copsterhill Road, Oldham was sentenced today to four years and […]
  • Car found in Bournemouth murder investigation ukcri.me/61483
    Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in Bournemouth have found a car they were trying to trace.  At 3.26pm on Wednesday 25 March 2015, police discovered the body of a woman aged in her early 40s in a flat in Avon Close in the Springbourne area after concerns were […]

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The East Midlands Regional Assembly has met for the last time before being abolished.

The assembly, which had its final meeting on Friday, includes MEPs, business representatives, and local politicians nominated from councils.

It was launched in Leicester in 1998, but is now being scrapped along with seven other assemblies in England. BBC

  • Chief Executive Pay Agreement 2015-16
    25th March 2015 - The LGA have informed us that agreement has today been reached on Chief Executives’ pay for 2014-16.
  • East Midlands Councils 2015-16 Councillor Development Programme
    East Midlands Councils has launched its Councillor Development Programme for 2015-16, which will start in May 2015 with its annual event for Civic Heads on 27 May. The EMC Councillor Development Programme provides member councils in the East Midlands with a comprehensive, value for money range of development opportunities, designed to support...
  • More action needed to tackle flood risk in the East Midlands
    A major new report highlights how the East Midlands is vulnerable to small changes in climate which could double the number of people at ‘significant risk’ of flooding. It goes on to highlight 16 recommendations aimed at Government, councils and business groups to reduce the impacts of flooding on local people and...
  • A Healthier Future for the East Midlands?
    East Midlands Councils publishes a review of health in the East Midlands The NHS will be of key interest in the run-up to the General Election. All parties have promised to protect NHS funding meaning that planned public  spending cuts will fall disproportionately on other government departments. The NHS has already been subject...
  • East Midlands Coaching Network - Coaching in 2015
    The East Midlands Coaching Network in 2015 is continuing to build on successes from 2014. The priorities for the network in the coming year are to increase coachee demand, as well as providing relevant and stretching cpd sessions for coaches in the network.  Activity within the network Activity in the network is developing and...
  • MJ and LGiU Survey on Local Government Finance
    There's still time to complete the MJ/LGiU Survey on Local Government Finance. Council leaders, Chief Executives, Directors of Finance and Cabinet Members for Finance can simply click on the survey sent to their email address. To request the link again email hannah.blythe@lgiu.org.uk. The results of the survey will be shared in The...
  • HS2 at Toton: Let's make it work for us!
    Council and business leaders from across the East Midlands have agreed to work together to deliver an HS2 Hub Station at Toton. The agreement was ratified at yesterday’s meeting of the East Midlands HS2 Strategic Board with Sir David Higgins, Chairman of HS2 Ltd, in attendance. Cllr Jon Collins, Chair of the East Midlands HS2...
  • Chief Officer Pay Agreed
    Agreement has now been reached on Chief Officer Pay 2014-16.  
  • EMC Policy Briefing Programme for Councillors 2015-16
    Local Government and public services have undergone substantial changes over the last 4 years, the outcome of the General Election in 2015 will further shape its future and direction. The 2015-16 Regional Programme of Briefing events for Councillors will be designed specifically to support local authorities in the post General Election...
  • East Midlands Profile
    EMC has produced a Profile of the Region. It contains useful key facts on a range of topics including transport, housing, population and labour supply. It also outlines the region’s key assets and capacity for growth.  EMC intends to keep the Profile regularly updated. It is available by clicking on the link below: East...