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BREXIT – Should we leave or remain?

In 2014, we had the fastest growing economy among the G7 nations. Today, we have the slowest growing G7 economy, down to a growth rate of 0.2% and teetering on the brink of recession. More than two years after the Referendum, the Cabinet (minus two members) has only...

More than ever we need a new Athelstan

England and the UK needs a new Athelstan (Æthelstan) Personally, I wish Athelstan, King of the Anglo-Saxons from 924 to 927 and first King of England from 927 to 939, was alive today. He saw – back in the Middle Ages, roughly 1,100 years ago – that the only solution...

THE NEW WORKING CLASS by Alan Meekings

I found the 'Ayes to the Left' podcast discussing with Claire Ainsley her new book, "The New Working Class: Winning Hearts, Minds and Votes", hugely interesting – see https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/ayes-left-podcast-class-matters-12468277 (c. 31 minutes). I...

Not in My Name – Hope Not Fear – by Alan Meekings

HOPE, not FEAR Did you know that Theresa May, when introducing her, so-called, "hostile environment" Immigration Bill on 22 Oct 13, said "WE CAN DEPORT FIRST AND HEAR APPEALS AFTERWARDS" (Source: Hansard at https://bit.ly/2KxGAii). I stress her words in capitals, as I...