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Waterson to face no charges after alleged assault

Conservative Shadow pensions minister Nigel Waterson will face no charges after being arrested for allegedly assaulting his teenage children last month.

In a statement released today Waterson said it was “a relief but no surprise” the police had decided not to take further action adding that he had “done nothing wrong and assaulted no-one”.

The MP for Eastbourne said he and his family had been victims of “heavy-handed policing” and “gross media intrusion” which were now the subject of official complaints to the Metropolitan Police and to the Press Complaints Commission.

Waterson was detained by police in Bromley, Kent, just before midnight on Sunday January 27, 2008. Waterson is believed to have been held overnight and released on bail the following morning.


Stroud & Swindon opens new contact centre

Stroud & Swindon has officially opened its new contact centre in Gloucestershire.The contact centre was officially opened by the Mayor of Gloucester Harjit Gill and the welcoming speech was made by Stroud & Swindon chairman Laurence James.The contact centre, which will initially house 40 Stroud & Swindon employees, has an overall capacity of 110.Fitted with […]

Darling says he is on the side of the angels

The Government is to set out incentives in the Budget to help business angels invest in start-up companies.At an EEF manufacturing event last week, Chancellor Alistair Darling said the Government would cut back on unnecessary regulation and continue to assess the case for reducing corporation tax.He pledged his commitment to budding entrepreneurs in response to […]

Adatia flies flag in Japan

Moneywise Investments director Pankaj Adatia has been chosen to carry the flag for the UK at the opening ceremony of the annual Million Dollar Round Table meeting in Chiba, Japan in April.The MDRT is an international association for high-earning financial advisers which has more than 32,000 members in 74 countries.Adatia, who has been a financial […]


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