LGInsight has revealed that the public does not believe politicians will deal with the aftermath of the riots as they failed to address the causes. Twenty-four per cent of Britons thought politicians in general handled the riots well, compared with 65 per cent who thought the police did.
Martin Thomas, a former North Yorkshire Council press officer,has been fined £100 by Northallerton Magistrates' Court for importing bottles of illegal drug GBL. Thomas imported 14 packages from Holland. He was dismissed from his job.
East Lindsey District Council is running a consultation called Street Talking, which sees the council taking a branded stall in the district's market to explain what the council does, why it has made certain policy decisions and to get feedback.
RM Education has hired Bottle PR following a competitive pitch. RM Education provides products ranging from classroom resources to systems for marking exams.