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Brexit and Trains – Two major failings of our Government


The significance of the next two days in Parliament seems huge to those people who are still feeling engaged and concerned about the process of leaving or remaining in the European Union. Writing as someone who believes our departure will … Continue reading

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A scary headline – that speaks of a double disaster!


The image shown here with the headline is from yesterdays Telegraph posting on Facebook. It would be a silly mistake to assume that one headline on any newspaper is reliable, however taken in two parts and then read together this … Continue reading

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Yarls Wood needs closure, not a 5 year contract


It is concerning that the NHS Trust referred to as ‘Arden & Greater East Midlands’ has just announced a five year contract opportunity to provide: “Psychological Wellbeing Service for Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre” Of course the NHS is not … Continue reading

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The nonsense of the passport row


It is clear that when De La Rue lose the contract to print our nations passports, that jobs may be lost, at least in the short term. I am sorry to read about this as one of my friends works … Continue reading

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Theresa’s Brexit no longer means Brexit


In the last two days, it has become clear that Theresa May has been forced to reveal the true nature of the Brexiteers new clothes, as she has papered over an abyss between what Brexiteers claimed back in June 2016 … Continue reading

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The straw that breaks the Brexiteers back


Watching Michael Gove speak on Channel 4 news about banning the use of plastic straws, he seems to completely undermine his own logic in his arguments over polluting our seas. His argument is that banning plastic straws is not possible … Continue reading

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Johnson describes how his Government lied!


As the Foreign Secretary took to the lectern at a right wing think tank yesterday to give his speech on Brexit, within a couple of paragraphs he had made a strong case for him and his colleagues to reverse their … Continue reading

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