Tagged: Pensions

We’re Not Gonna Take It

We’re Not Gonna Take It

A rare treat for you, a musical blog. David Camoron, we’ve had enough, WE’RE not gonna take it any more, and if you don’t do something about it you may find the results at...

#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...

Broken Britain, by David Camoron

Broken Britain, by David Camoron

People of Britain, (please note that I did not say Great Britain, because it’s long since stopped being Great), I have to report to you that Britain is Broken. The Police Service is broken....

#SnoutsInTheTrough

#SnoutsInTheTrough

Just a Quickie today. Now where have I heard that before? What news was there on 11th July that stopped me seeing this? IPSA released it’s recommendations for MPs’ Pay and Pensions Briefly, these...

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...

Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

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...

OK IBS I’ve had enough of you now, this time it’s personal

OK IBS I’ve had enough of you now, this time it’s personal

Oh no, sorry, I meant IDS (Iain Duncan Smith) IBS is obviously something completely different. You may have problems viewing today’s blog on a phone, normal service will be resumed soonly. I’ve listened to...

My 2nd 15 Minutes of Fame

My 2nd 15 Minutes of Fame

Or Two Minutes and 50 Seconds to be precise. This was the length of time that Theresa May devoted to answering our questions at yesterday’s Home Affairs Select Committee meeting. I had had the...

We’re All In This Together Part II

We’re All In This Together Part II

Are we?  Are we really all in this together? I was reminded by a revered colleague that I had been remiss and missed an opportunity to criticise our wonderful government.  Well, I didn’t really...