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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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School Funding Proposals

How John Terry Can Help Save Our School…. Right, so you’ve got your view of the Lake District, now to business. Having overcome the nonsense over Teaching Assistants last year, the latest wheeze from the DfE is to standardise School Funding … 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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Shut up Mr Bean

Quick blog on the comments by Charles Bean urging saver to stop whining and start spending 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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