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Politicians Stuck In The Past

Local politicians are meant to represent the people who elected them (and those who didn’t, for that matter). When doing this communication is often key. They should be telling me […]

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    While I will always recommend that you watch foreign films, read foreign books and listen to news from different countries, there are still people who would rather stick to English […]
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  • Films To Broaden Your Horizon

    While I will always recommend that you watch foreign films, read foreign books and listen to news from different countries, there are still people who would rather stick to English […]

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    What with rising house prices and now the Conservatives proposing new policy there is yet again a clamouring to do something about inheritance tax. For most people the largest proportion […]
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  • A Taxing Inheritance

    What with rising house prices and now the Conservatives proposing new policy there is yet again a clamouring to do something about inheritance tax. For most people the largest proportion […]

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    Last week a statistic was quoted that confirmed my worst fears – over 70% of people who attend an appointment with their GP do not work full-time. This means that […]
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  • It Makes Me Sick

    Last week a statistic was quoted that confirmed my worst fears – over 70% of people who attend an appointment with their GP do not work full-time. This means that […]

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    I thought it was really interesting to hear the amount of flack the government took for having some of it’s own MPs vote against the party line last night when […]
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  • Rebel Rebel

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    I thought it was really interesting to hear the amount of flack the government took for having some of it’s own MPs vote against the party line last night when […]

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    So, the government have announced that the public sector will get very low pay rises, and within minutes all those working in the civil service are complaining.  Yes, 2% is […]
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    Isn't 2% Enough of a Pay Rise?

    So, the government have announced that the public sector will get very low pay rises, and within minutes all those working in the civil service are complaining.  Yes, 2% is […]

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    Now here’s another crazy thing from the government (and the media, and the general public). The environment is being affected by the mass of chemicals we’re pumping in to it. […]
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    That Road Charging Questionnaire

    Now here’s another crazy thing from the government (and the media, and the general public). The environment is being affected by the mass of chemicals we’re pumping in to it. […]

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