Taxpayers pay £12.7m to DPS

The Deposit Protection Service has received a 12.7m payment from taxpayers it has emerged. The revelation about the bail out was confirmed by Housing Minister Grant Shapps in a reply to a question in Parliament, asked by Chris Kelly, Conservative MP for Dudley South....

Tenant Wins Right to Keep Chickens

Here is an example of one of those rare but great little stories which reminds us of the many laws that still remain but not often known about. Natasha Brooks, from Greater Manchester, kept two chickens (named Henny and Penny just in case you were wondering) in the...