Can this really be true? Has he gone totally stark raving bonkers (OK so maybe he has). I read today in the #FailOnline that the Government are considering outsourcing £31 million worth of Protection duties to a company/companies such as …

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Is it just me who thinks that Peers of the Realm should be above reproach?  Should they not lead lives, personal and professional, devoid of controversy, ethical and moral. Upright citizens, a role model to us all?  Isn’t that how …

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Nope, I haven’t gone mad and started promoting parliamentary committees. But I did get to wondering after Saturday’s blog, “I Am Disturbed“, about the thorny subject of ethics in the Houses of Parliament. We probably first started to doubt the …

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THE firm at the centre of the Olympics security shambles recently lost its contract to run a jail in Yorkshire and failed to win any further prison contracts it was bidding for, the Ministry of Justice has said. G4S, which …

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