Daily Archives: February 3, 2008

Jim Pickard

It would take more than a few policy initiatives to knock Derek Conway, his flamboyant sons and their interesting financial arrangements out of the headlines. You can’t blame the Tories for trying though. Here are some of today’s:

1] A Childhood Review, by David Willetts, to make “outdoor space safer and more protected so that parents and children feel more confident about spending time there”. Willetts says crime against children should be recorded by the British Crime Survey. And he says there should be more adult supervision of parks and other public spaces. We’ll hear more of this stuff on Monday.