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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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Lake District Dog Walking is Good for You

Walking a dog in the Lake District can save your life! So it’s official. According to a new report from the Copenhagen City Heart Study, walking every day at a brisk pace for half an hour halves the risk of … Continue reading

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Ullswater and Helvellyn Views

Some Real Lake District Views My first time back for a while and to kick off I thought I’d add some photos from my new Ullswater Cottages website. I’ll get back to the ranting and raving another day but for 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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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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