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Croydon just about 'average' for delivering 'affordable' homes

Croydon’s only just about average when it comes to delivering affordable housing.

That’s according to figures from the Mayor of London, which shows Croydon outside the top 10 London boroughs for building housing that is “affordable” (which of itself is a misnomer, but more of that later) in the three years, 2013-2016. 496 more words

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Video: The Boris Johnson-Darius Guppy phone call with subtitles (2013)

Google the names of Boris Johnson and Darius Guppy together and plenty of results can be found. This video gives you a rolling transcript as you listen. 17 more words


Committed to working together with India to tackle global challenges: UK

Hailing the “longstanding” UK-India ties, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that the UK was committed to working together with India to tackle global challenges. 162 more words


Maybe a glorified paddling pool was the most fitting tribute to our ‘Queen of Hearts’; the Diana Memorial Fountain in Hyde Park, which opened to an underwhelming fanfare in 2004, was, like the public image of the woman it was supposed to be a tribute to, an impressive triumph of style over substance. 975 more words


A Parrisian Emotional Spasm

“The Conservatives are criminally incompetent”
“Even in the bad times I felt proud of my party but this scarcely believable Brexit shambles has left me deeply ashamed” 2,576 more words

Downing Street denies Brexit divorce bill of €40bn -- "This thing has started very badly" -- The UK side had been "a bit absent"

Source dismisses report as inaccurate speculation and says such a high bill would be unacceptable to government and public


  Hardline Brexit supporters including Jacob Rees-Mogg and Nigel Farage said the reported figure was ridiculous. 967 more words

Who could be the next Tory Leader? The 3 most likely choices!

This is my new video describing the 3 most likely candidates for the Tory Leadership!

Who do you think it’s gonna be?

Who do you want it to be?