NY must hold Democratic presidential primary amid pandemic, court rules

New York State must hold a Democratic presidential primary on June 23 — even though former Vice President Joe Biden is the only candidate actively seeking the nomination amid the coronavirus pandemic, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday. The state Board of Elections had previously voted to cancel the presidential primary, arguing it’s especially unnecessary during a pandemic because […]

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Pembrokeshire homeowners must use SIX containers in recycling scheme

Baffled homeowners have to use SIX bags and boxes in new council recycling scheme with separate receptacles for food waste, cardboard, paper, plastic, glass and batteries Pembrokeshire County Council is introducing scheme to select areas tomorrow  New collection was labelled too hard for some elderly and disabled people  Marjorie Sullivan, 70, said she can’t carry the containers due to her […]

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Barclays must axe its post office cash ban, says Andrea Leadsom

Barclays must axe its post office cash ban, says Andrea Leadsom as customers accuse bank of being ‘tin-eared’ amid a deluge of criticism Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom orders Barclays to backtrack in meeting  Post Office minister Kelly Tolhurst personally phoned the UK boss of Barclays Barclays’ decision also left a cloud over the 11,500-strong Post Office network  Two ministers last night […]

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Fly-tippers must pay back more than £230,000 after illegally dumping

Fly-tippers must pay back more than £230,000 after illegally dumping hundreds of tons of waste in ‘highly-organised’ operation William Jones, 39, Sean Collard, 53, and Glenn Harper, 33, dumped waste They left household waste, wood and textiles at a yard in Choats Road, Essex Jones was jailed for 13 months, Harper 12 months and Collard’s was suspended A ‘highly-organised’ fly-tipping […]

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Golfers must brace for New York attitude at Bethpage Black

Ian Poulter was on the first tee at Bethpage Black on Wednesday, getting ready for his final practice round before Thursday’s official start of the PGA Championship. “Hey, Poulter, welcome to my course,” someone yelled from the grandstands behind the tee. Poulter played along, spreading his arms wide and then beating his chest after the Englishman’s opening drive landed in […]

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