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L-Baz Quotes Part 2 (Classic L-Baz)

In a pleasant change from writing about my own petty quibbles and gripes, every now and again I like to take a look at the work of an unparalleled comedy genius, a leader in her field, a true visionary and also I’m very happy to say my wife, Sarah. 1,300 more words


Corbyn: blowback at the not-OK Corral

by Philip Roddis, July 26, 2016

Millionaire Labour donor Michael Foster wants to reverse the NEC decision and seeks a declaration that, under Labour party rules, Corbyn must obtain the requisite number of nominations before his name can appear on the ballot. 1,069 more words

Dalston University Fury Over Lack of Oppression

Student leaders at prestigious Dalston University (previously the East London College of Remedial Learning and Basket Weaving) have chained themselves to university railings in protest at the lack of oppressive works of art on campus. 245 more words


Cycle superhighway route must be changed to reduce risk to RNIB visitors and staff, says David Blunkett

David Blunkett today led calls for a proposed cycle superhighway to be redirected away from the headquarters of the Royal National Institute of Blind People… 461 more words


I have never tried to fiddle my role as leader of the city of Sheffield, as an MP or as a minister. – David Blunkett http://dlvr.it/Kmlck5


Oldham west by election: Why do local politicians want to win national office?

With the Oldham west by-election looming today’s guest blogger Simon Parker asks what the future holds for England’s regional politics?

Oldham west is rapidly becoming one of those totemic by-elections that will be quoted by political historians for years to come. 582 more words

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