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Surgically removing common sense

Today’s media speculates that 100 Conservative MPs might be poised to rebel on Europe, causing a fracture within the party just months before a general election. 271 more words


Douglas did the only sensible thing - David Hirst

Normally the Hirst Comment is written in the third person by a team that includes me, today I am writing individually.

I had been out and about all day on Thursday on business, we have a family business, and holidays and other disruptions can take over one’s life very quickly. 920 more words

UKIP tax policy

Originally UKIP was going to have a flat rate of tax, which would also include National Insurance contributions.  UKIP are about to announce their new manifesto at the Doncaster racecourse conference, but have announced their new tax policy early. 75 more words


UKIP Anston and Woodsetts ward elections

At the last ward election I was so disappointed to see Bernard Froggatt lose to Jo Burton by little more than 30 votes.   The 500 Conservative voters may realise next time that if they vote for Bernard, at least they won’t get Labour. 305 more words


General Election 2015: Why things look good for Ed and not for Dave

Until recently, I was rather dismissive about Ed Miliband and Labour’s chances, on a superficial level, at the next general election which is now only nine months away. 901 more words

Clacton by-election finished as a betting contest?

— Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) August 30, 2014


The Mail on Sunday/Survation poll appears to have killed any hopes of the Clacton by-election being an interesting betting heat.

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GuyNews: The Ashya King Story

Here the father explains the arrogance of the NHS doctors who caused the parents of Ashya to be arrested. The child is now alone in a Spanish hospital. 155 more words