Opinions

Why Sunday trading restrictions must end

In an age where you can buy anything from a TV to a pint of milk at the click of a button at midnight on a Sunday evening, it is ridiculous that restrictions still exist for large stores. Internet shopping has reformed the consumer market and thus overdue changes to trading hours are desperately needed.

Prisonomics by Vicky Pryce - book review by Philip Davies MP

I do not even get past the introduction before the next body blow.  She refers to “The custodial sentences mostly male judges enjoy imposing…”  and that “Britain is poorly served by an anachronistic, archaic network of male judges who send far too many women to prison”.  I do not know what planet she is on but if the judiciary sentencing people to custody in the numbers they currently do is apparently something they enjoy then I literally shudder at the thought of how few people they would send to prison if they really hated it!