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UKIP Leader Admits Some Members Are Idiots

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has admitted that his party has a number of idiots in its ranks.

Farage made the admission following yet more revelations about comments made by some of his election candidates, in particular comments made by Stockport candidate Harry Perry who posted extremist views on his Twitter page. 87 more words


UKIP man faces suspension over Twitter comments

A UKIP local election candidate who tweeted “Islam is evil” and that homosexuality was an “abomination before God” faces suspension from the party.

UKIP said it had started disciplinary proceedings against Harry Perry, who is standing for election in Stockport. 387 more words


Tom Dents Stockport’s Christmas Party

North Ferriby United 1-1 Stockport County

Tom Denton scored a 15 minute equaliser to halt the Christmas Celebrations of cash-strapped Stockport.

Denton headed in a cross from St Kitts and Nevis international Jason St. 138 more words


GIVING BUS SERVICE CONTROL back to city and county regions

Labour is launching a new campaign– called ‘Passenger Power’ – about putting communities and passengers in control of local bus services. Labour will hand powers back to local communities in Greater Manchester to save crucial bus routes. 513 more words

BEDROOM TAX could’ve been scrapped by Christmas

Today (Wednesday 17th December), Labour forced a debate and vote in parliament on the Bedroom Tax, which could have seen it scrapped by Christmas.  Sadly the Liberal Democrats and Conservatives outnumbered those favouring abolition by 298-266 votes, meaning this pernicious charge will remain for the time being. 388 more words

Press Release

Robinsons Are Brewing A New Look

ROBINSONS – one of only 32 independent family-run breweries in the UK – has announced a company-wide rebrand commencing with a new logo design by… 568 more words


What a difference a day makes...

or, to be more exact, several days….

The thermometer is getting a headache from the temperature fluctuations of late.

Just over a week ago, I saw some beautiful autumnal colours on a plant by the bowling green. 156 more words