Category Archives: Brighton & Hove

A set of late New Year resolutions


This year I have not yet heard a single person referring to their New Years resolutions, which may simply be that the people I know or who I have met are not inclined to set them for once or to … Continue reading

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A great start to 2019


This morning our local NHS Hospitals Trust has been able to announce that the hard work it has carried out in an attempt to turn around its performance has finally achieved a measurable outcome. I am delighted as the company … Continue reading

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A Government Minister clearly unfit for purpose


Today marks the last day of the first week of 2019 and I am sure I am not alone in wishing that in terms of the public and political space, that the first week could have given us a meaningful … Continue reading

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Sussex travellers need some justification for todays 3.1% railfare increase


Parliamentary rules suggest that under most settings local people can only expect to hear from their own MP if they want to ask a question. However there are always going to be exceptions and the following is surely one of … Continue reading

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2019 begins with our memories and a search for new approaches


As we countdown the last few hours and minutes of 2018 and prepare for the first few of 2019 I hope that everyone will have a good start to 2019 and that whatever has happened in the last twelve months, … Continue reading

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A Sussex MP who claims to possess integrity!


A website called Briefings for Brexit published a podcast in the Summer just before the Parliamentary recess in which MP for Lewes, Maria Caulfield stated “Northern Ireland so depends on their trade with the rest of the UK, we are … Continue reading

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It is time for the Charity Commission to advise Parliament


A few days ago I went out shopping for some last minute Christmas gifts and bumped into a local Councillor who has played an important role in ensuring that the Labour Party avoids falling into too many pot holes in … Continue reading

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