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  • Business and economy

    Small businesses, industry, imports, exports and trade

  • Crime and justice

    Courts, police, prisons, offenders, borders and immigration

  • Defence

    Armed forces, health and safety, search and rescue

  • Education

    Students, training, qualifications and the National Curriculum

  • Environment

    Weather, flooding, rivers, air quality, geology and agriculture

  • Government

    Staff numbers and pay, local councillors and department business plans

  • Government spending

    Includes all payments by government departments over £25,000

  • Health

    Includes smoking, drugs, alcohol, medicine performance and hospitals

  • Mapping

    Addresses, boundaries, land ownership, aerial photographs, seabed and land terrain

  • Society

    Employment, benefits, household finances, poverty and population

  • Towns and cities

    Includes housing, urban planning, leisure, waste and energy consumption

  • Transport

    Airports, roads, freight, electric vehicles, parking, buses and footpaths