Tagged: IPSA

734 – A Funny Old Number

734 – A Funny Old Number

Not quite a Jumbo Jet, but the number of Expenses Claims fraudulently made by Bob Blackman MP (allegedly). You can find the story here. Now there may be those amongst you who think I’m...

ConDem – The Government That Just Keeps Giving (And Taking)

ConDem – The Government That Just Keeps Giving (And Taking)

In the week when MPs get an 11% pay rise and a brand spanking new pension scheme, (have I mentioned those before?) just so long as they stop claiming for tea and biscuits for...

#AllInThisTogether – The Nitty Gritty

#AllInThisTogether – The Nitty Gritty

I’ve had ample time to calm down, my beta-blockers have all run out and my on-call psychiatrist has had a nervous breakdown. I have had time to take in IPSA’s recommendations for the future...

#AllInThisTogether? Like Hell We Are

#AllInThisTogether? Like Hell We Are

Yesterday was a Thinking Day at Angry Towers, today is more of a Doing Day, so yesterday’s news hasn’t gone away overnight, time to process it. At first I rushed to my calendar to...

MPs’ Expenses Part II

MPs’ Expenses Part II

Hey Kev, What’s in the shed?  A Shed Load of Cash for your MP is what’s in the Shed, and make no mistake. Yesterday’s post was more about the headline figures and big numbers,...

MPs’ Expenses Bill Soars To Almost £100m

MPs’ Expenses Bill Soars To Almost £100m

Well, there’s a headline to start the week with.  If you’re feeling charitable please feel free to forward new quills to Angry Towers, this one’s getting worn out. It took me quite a while...

MPs Expenses – 2 Versions

MPs Expenses – 2 Versions

I don’t know about you but I’ve absolutely had enough of the sleaze and expenses furore from all parties in our illustrious government, Lords and Commoners alike. I’m also quite (well extremely actually) fed...

Ethics

Ethics

Good morning folks, I woke up this morning to a right little Twitter Shit-Storm about Ethics. I’m sure you’ve seen it, how can you have missed it? I’m sure it’s reported everywhere this morning...