The commission will be able to check cars, make recalls and impose significant fines on firms caught cheating. At the same time, excessive burdens on manufacturers appear to have been avoided"
A councillor criticised it for looking like it was designed to win housing awards. This is a peculiar form of abuse"
Of all Britain's statues, Criado-Perez reckoned historical, non-royal women comprise just 2.7 per cent - hardly a contribution to gender equality"
The proposals are the epitome of knowing the cost of everything but the value of nothing"
There was a wonderful empathy from the official trio of soloists -- now tender, now humorous in delivery -- supplemented in the finale by an unnamed alto picked from the Chorus and taking her bit-part brilliantly."
From the first heroic blast to the spectacular final flourish, they simply romped all over it – with conductor Nicholas Collon providing energetic, bright-eyed support."