Archive for Month: May 2014

  • MAGNA CARTA IN SUFFOLK

     Living in an area of medieval churches and old villages it is sometimes easy to take history for granted but seeing Magna Carta last week underlined how the courage and determination of our forefathers echoes down through the ages and influences our lives today. Four clauses from Magna Carta still survive in English law. Trial by jury and…

  • WE’RE TAKING THE HIGHPOINT CASE TO LONDON

    Residents of the Highpoint Estate, Stradishall are taking their campaign to London next month when we go to meet Prisons Minister Jeremy Wright at the House of Commons. The meeting on Monday 9 June will be our first chance to put our case in person to the minister and argue the claim that successive Governments…