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Manchester hosts ‘mock interviews’ for next PM

This year’s Conservative Party conference has been replaced with a career’s day for elderly Tory hopefuls, with one eye on a retiring David Cameron.  Despite the Prime Minister having several years of his tenancy left, an unsightly gaggle of MPs bundled the lectern to proclaim their commitment to ending tax credits, foxes and any remaining obstacles to the ‘era of Beelzebub’. 232 more words


'Our failure can be read on the headstones of dead youth'

CROYDON COMMENTARY: Black teenagers continue to be seriously hurt, maimed and even die in knife crimes and shootings on our streets every week. In a speech last week, LEE JASPER said that there’s a ready solution to the worsening problem… 2,150 more words


"We support Uber" H&F Conservative councillors tell Boris

Dear Boris

In Hammersmith & Fulham we are enormously proud of your achievements as Mayor of London.  You have made significant changes to benefit our residents in reducing crime, reducing your share of council tax, modernising the District Line, scrapping the western extension of the Congestion Charge, bringing ‘Boris Bikes’ west and planting new street trees.   236 more words


Should Uber Be Allowed To Compete With Black Cabs?

Uber has struck the latest blow in its increasingly bitter battle with London’s black cabbies – by starting a petition against Transport for London (TfL)’s… 365 more words


Marmite sues Corbyn for copyright infringement

Manufactures of gooey yeast-extract are concerned that the recently elected Labour leader is stealing their ‘love it or hate it’ marketing campaign.  Brand recognition for the vitamin B-rich snack has been blurred with Jeremy Corbyn to such an extent, that many voters now refer to him as ‘bearded food paste’, ‘black ambrosia’ or ‘thankfully not that f@#tard Ed Milliband’. 199 more words

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Politicians Who Are Against Uber Are Against Working Londoners

Uber represents everything good about capitalism, disruptive innovation at its most useful. Any politician who wants to make it harder or impossible for Uber to operate is directly working against the interests of the people… 1,100 more words