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Going To Market - The New Outsourcing/Privatisation

It seems like a large Police Force in London has quietly taken the decision to go private, or “to the market” as they poncily like to call it. 365 more words


Dear Diary - Day Two In Narnia

I suspect that I had something in common with many of yesterday. I was incandescent with rage, not an unusual condition for me, but it seems it’s infectious. 567 more words


Have ACPO Finally Grown A Pair? Or……..

What on earth is going on in the rarified atmosphere occupied by the ACPO types? They’re beginning to sing from the same hymn book as us lesser mortals (or are they?) 571 more words


‘The crisis consists precisely in the fact that the old is dying and the new cannot be born’― Antonio Gramsci, Selections from the Prison Notebooks of Antonio Gramsci 

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Brighton councillor defects from Labour to UKIP, then votes with the Greens against Labour-Tory tax-the-poor plan!!?!

Back in October I reported on how our local UKIP branch seemed to be supporting left activists supporting workers’ strikes, defending the NHS and opposing academy schools. 493 more words


A Nice Little Earner Boris

This one is for all you Larndarners, NORF, SARF, it doesn’t really matter cos Boris has sold you out anyway.

I’ve blogged before about MOPAC selling off the family silver, most recently NSY has gone, as you will have heard. 1,131 more words