Harriet Harman MP, Labour’s Shadow Culture, Media and Sport Secretary, has welcomed the £30 million for the Listed Places of Worship Scheme. She said: “This Government’s u-turn is a victory for the campaign by churches and local communities against a wrong-headed proposal in the shambolic Budget."
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Turning cold once more overnight into Monday. A mainly dry few days with temperatures recovering towards midweek. Cloudy at times
A 21-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car in Sheffield just before midnight yesterday.
Engineers are continuing work to restore gas supplies to customers in North Yorkshire who have been left without gas for over 36 hours.