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Interview with David Hanson (Labour MP for Delyn - North Wales)

I have been in contact with many MPs from all over the country to see who would answer a couple of questions for my blog. When David Hanson, who has been the MP in Delyn since 1992, agreed to answer some questions I was very interested to hear the reasons why he decided to join the party, and also his views on how Labour can become a stronger force in the future. 216 more words

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Round-up of the week

Monday 29th June  – I had an early start, arriving at Brynsworthy at 6.50am to brief the Waste and Recycling staff prior to them starting their respective rounds. 332 more words


What is the Vyapam scam and who are implicated? An explainer

The Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam also known commonly by its Hindi acronym as the “Vyapam scam” hits headlines on and off throughout the year. 754 more words


Casey Diver - Colin Craig: A lesson in the politics of infallibility

Before you sharpen your pitchforks hear me out. Colin Craig has demonstrated the latest in a long trend of socio-political judgement that is a cause for concern. 729 more words


open letter

To whom this may concern,

It has been drawn to our attention that a lecturer at St Andrews in terrorism studies has himself been accused in Parliament of committing an act of terrorism. 469 more words

Alice In Wonderland

Changes to Social Housing rents - encouragement for Right to Buy?

Today July 5th, Mr Osborne announced that local authority and housing association (HA) tenants earning more than £30,000 (or £40,000 in London) will have to pay up to the market rent for their property. 665 more words




The Fellowes relations of Shotesham are another Norfolk family with Royal connections, but unlike the Cozens-Hardy/Colman family, who a few generations ago were simple country grocers, maltsters and millers, the Fellowes family has a longer and more distinguished past. 816 more words

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