Tag Archives: Justin Webb

Justin Webb, it appears John Hayes has mis-calculated!


About 6 weeks ago on 22nd September John Hayes MP was on the BBC Radio 4 Today programme being interviewed by Justin Webb. The interview arose because the House of Commons was due to give some training to all of … Continue reading

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Parliament needs to become accountable and credible


Yesterday several thousand children chose not to go to School in order to campaign about the need for greater focus on climate change by our nation and in particular our Government. It is tragic that Andrea Leadsom ignored this specific … Continue reading

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Rona Fairhead is suffering from a deep blindspot


Speaking this morning on Radio 4 Today, Rona Fairhead the Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion made two very clear statements regarding businesses and indeed society as a whole and then failed to deal with the very evident … Continue reading

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Is this the transparency we seek?


This mornings news that a Labour Peer is calling for a £10 monthly ‘membership’ charge to be added to the Council Tax bill to help fund the NHS has a number of implications. Quite apart from the organisational challenge presented to … Continue reading

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