Posts Tagged ‘Politics’

Brexit: The Majority Has Spoken

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

The longer this post Brexit void is dragged out by hardened Remainiacs, the more worried I become as, day by day, UK democracy moves further up the critical list towards its demise.


BBC caught red-handed sneaking around offices of Leave.EU

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Secret BBC team 'more Bono than Bond'

A team making a programme for BBC 2 from Hat Trick productions snuck into the the Bristol offices of Leave.EU today (more…)

Jeremy Corbyn and Alan Johnson launch Labour In for Britain short campaign

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

The Labour Party will today (Tuesday) launch its referendum short campaign and unveil the 'Labour In for Britain' campaign bus. (more…)

What will Brexit look like? 1939, apparently.

Monday, May 9th, 2016

"Cameron is really threatening war?" asks Leave.EU co-founder Arron Banks. (more…)

Far from being a cause of peace, the EU has increased hostility in Europe

Monday, May 9th, 2016

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage responds to the PM's EU speech

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, is expected to say in a speech today that the UK's membership of the European Union is the only way to keep the peace in Europe. (more…)

UK will be marginalised if it votes to stay in the EU

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

The biggest certainty ahead of the EU referendum is that Britain will be marginalised by the eurozone if it votes to stay in (more…)

IoD warns against politicising trade figures

Monday, April 11th, 2016

The UK’s trade deficit narrowed very slightly in February, official figures showed [1]. Allie Renison, Head of Trade Policy at the Institute of Directors, welcomed the news, (more…)

Low-income workers urged to claim tax credits before universal credit arrives

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Across the country the one million people in low-paid jobs who have yet to apply for tax credits should hurry up and do so before it’s too late and universal credit arrives in their area (more…)

Labour releases new data revealing fewer than one in four under-35s set to own a home by 2020

Monday, April 11th, 2016

The Labour Party has branded government attempts to address plummeting home-ownership as “a complete failure” as new figures project that fewer than one in four under-35s (more…)

Two-thirds of European Commission trade agreements result in a decline in UK trade growth

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Most trade agreements entered by the European Commission are followed by a decline in export growth between Britain and the partner nation (more…)

New poll shows ‘generation gap’ in EU referendum debate, warn campaigners

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

The Electoral Reform Society are warning of a ‘worrying generation gap’ in the public’s interest in the EU referendum (more…)

Northern Powerhouse can fast-track business growth

Friday, April 1st, 2016

By Ken Wilson, chairman of Ken Wilson & Associates (KWA)

The Northern Powerhouse is high on the political and economic agenda and a source of great debate among local businesses. (more…)