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Europe Referendum Madness

In Out Shake It All About So Dave has spoken. Assuming we elect him next time around, and assuming he gets what he wants from his negotiations with Europe, and assuming the price of fish is about right at the … Continue reading

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Liam Fox Should Go

Why is Liam Fox still our Defence Secretary? Having blogged a few months ago in defence of David Laws I find myself (inconsistenly perhaps) utterly outraged that Liam Fox is still in post and not sitting at home regretting his actions. … Continue reading

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Abolish the 50p Tax Rate

So the government is considering scrapping the 50p top rate of tax. We need to promote growth in the economy. It’s the people who pay the most tax who are the entrepreneurs and high achievers who will achieve this growth. So why … Continue reading

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Save Loos in the Lake District

Stop Cumbria Council Closing Public Loos in the Lakes Ahead of the government spending review this week Cumbria County Council has been looking at ways of cutting its own costs and saving the pennies. Unfortunately it seems one of the … Continue reading

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Shut up Mr Thompson

Quick blog on comments from Mark Thomspon of the BBC about High Salaries Continue reading

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David Miliband Future

Quick blog on the future role of David Miliband now his brother has pipped him to the Labour Leadership Continue reading

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Income Tax not Property Tax

Blog on Vince Cables Resurrection of the Mansion Tax at the Lib Dem Conference Continue reading

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