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UKIP is a Freak Show but the BREXIT debate is even worse!

This lot are reaching the end of the line but it’s fear of them that is still preventing Labour and Tory Parties from having a  rational debate about Brexit. I discovered two things on Radio 4 this morning – that … Continue reading

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So what the hell happened at the General Election?

The bird is still flying with a 50% increase in MPs compared to just 2 years ago. Another 436 votes in 4 constituencies would have given us 4 more MPs Ok I was wrong. I didn’t see at the start … Continue reading

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What the Locals tell us about the General Election

The Bird of Liberty is still flying and still fighting I don’t like to say, “I told you so” but…….! In an earlier blog I said that a number of things would happen in the General Election: Tories will win … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn will NOT be the next Prime Minister

The old saying about opera is, “It’s not over until the Fat Lady sings’. In this case it’s Tony Blair doing the singing! As Tony Blair said yesterday the election really is over. There is no realistic chance of Labour … Continue reading

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Only the Liberal Democrats can stop a huge Tory majority

The Lib Dem Bird is flying high as we  enter the first hurdle of the County and Regional Elections. It will be soaring when the gains come in after those elections and before the recently announced General Election When I … Continue reading

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Labour – They’re dead but they won’t lie down!!

David Millband the ‘lost’ Leader of the Labour Party who told us today that Labour is further away from power than at any time in the last 50 years. As so often happens when I consider the still twitching carcase … Continue reading

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Will demonstrating save or help the NHS?

A couple of Labour councillors criticised us Lib Dems for not supporting a demonstration yesterday in favour of the NHS. It’s a pity that they weren’t listening in the so-called debate we had on the issue on Wednesday in the … Continue reading

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