He had an itinerary that took him from the Chase Community Centre in St Anns, near to where 14yr old Danielle Beccan was shot last month. Then on to Radford Road Police Station to discuss various schemes with Chief Constable Steve Green.

Then onto a Community Dialogue Event at Holiday Inn, St James Street, Nottingham. Have covered a lot of this ministerial visit around Nottingham.

BBC story at:


BBC – One arrested over teen gun death


Observer – Girl, 14, killed in drive-by shooting


Earlier, On my blogs

Nottingham Stands Together [on gun crime]


Shooting of Danielle Beccan :: Nottinghamshire Police Press Conference



Gun Crime and Police response – Collected Links http://tash_lodge.blogspot.com/2003_02_02_tash_lodge_archive.html#88756662

Operation ‘Real Estate’ – Nottinghamshire Police http://tash_lodge.blogspot.com/2003_02_02_tash_lodge_archive.html#88418849

Mothers Against Guns: Gun Crime, murder and shootings http://tash_lodge.blogspot.com/2003_01_26_tash_lodge_archive.html#88374768