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A response to Liam Fox's "Why we shouldn't apologise for true Christian Christmas"

The article is not yet freely available online, but here is a link to the article if you have Sun+. Luckily for you cats, I’m going to quote the relevant parts and will not be mincing anything. 1,156 more words

Track : Ricks – Poetin (Prod. MP)

Dutch artist Ricks returns with new material and brings out a new single today.  33 more words


National's Sabin in assault inquiry

Mike has been National MP for Northland since 2011. He got 18,188 votes to the Labour candidate’s 6,826 in the recent election.

Stuff reports that police have been investigating an assault charge against him – … 314 more words


The Bronze Rat

A Tourist walked into a Chinese curio shop in Westminster . While looking around at the exotic merchandise, he noticed a very lifelike, life-sized, bronze statue of a rat. 262 more words


What happens when amateurs write laws 3

When i started to review the Local Planning and Housing Bill I thought it would take 10 minutes to highlight the odd issue. Having read it thoroughly i have to say it is possibly the least impressive for drafting, yet has its heart in the right place. 521 more words


What happens when amateurs write laws 2

Let us return to the Local Planning and Housing Bill.

Earlier I dealt with the first few sections of this poorly drafted Bill. I have calmed down now (almost a bottle of Merlot later) and feel strong enough to look further down the Bill. 388 more words


What happens when amateurs write laws

So… having looked at problems with Neighbourhood Plans, what happens if it goes to your head and you think you can write laws.

One of the quirks of British Law is that MPs are allowed to write their own Acts of Parliament. 576 more words