I have been waiting for a good new Xmas Friday Song for years, we have run all the classics. Boy was this worth the wait. Tracey Thorn was one half of Everything But The Girl with a parallel solo career dating back to the ’80s. “Tinsel and Lights” is her new Xmas record, from which […]

Holiday Advice 

For reasons dating back eons, JRS has a quaint Xmas shutdown. That means our Middlesbrough HQ will be closed from tea-time today. Andy and I will still be available on the mobiles but with an obvious warning about advice given being potentially influenced by “Xmas Cheer”. We will be up and running again on 2nd […]

Return of the CLAC? 

Strangely, with only a couple of months to go till LASPO Contracts, the LSC have again, seemingly, branched out into advice provision. They have tried doing Crime via the failed Public Defenders Service but now they feel that they have sufficient, in-house, specialist Employment Law expertise to pass judgement on the efficacy of Contracts of […]